An apparent home invasion in Imperial resulted in the death of the intruder.

According to a press release from the Imperial Police Department , at 10:30 p.m. Thursday officers responded to a residence in the northwest area of the city. The resident told police that he had shot an armed man attempting to break into his home. Officers located a deceased male , a minor , inside the house. Officers also recovered a knife from the scene. No other information has been released at this time. The investigation into the incident is continuing. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Imperial Police Department.