UPDATE: Danville police identify man killed in home invasion


Danville police have named the man killed in a home invasion on Saturday.

Police say Haywood Maurice Carter went by "Biscuit." He was 68 years old.

The second person who was shot is recovering from her injuries.


A man is dead after a home invasion in Danville, and right now police are on the hunt for the person who killed him.

A woman was also shot in this home invasion. She is in the hospital and WDBJ7 is told she is recovering from her injuries.

This happened around 2:15 a.m. Saturday morning in the 600 block of Shelton Street, which is right next to the jail.

Police were called for a home break in and found the man and woman in the house. Both were injured from having been shot. They were both taken to the hospital where the man was pronounced dead.

Police say their investigation is still on-going at this point. If you have any information about this incident, call Danville Police.