APD investigating fatal shooting, reported home invasion

APDAnchorage police are investigating a fatal shooting and reported home invasion in a neighborhood on the city’s west side.

According to a press release, police received a report of a home invasion just after 4:30 a.m. where one of the home’s occupants reportedly fired multiple shots at one of the home invaders.

When APD arrived at the scene, officers located a male with gunshot wounds outside the residence.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.