Mar 22, 10:31 AM EDT

Man shot and killed in home invasion near midtown Atlanta

ATLANTA (AP) -- Police are searching for suspects after a deadly home invasion near midtown Atlanta.

Authorities say the crime happened late Friday night at the gated Prato at Midtown Apartments.

Investigators tell WSB-TV that a man was shot inside one of the apartments around 11 p.m. Friday.

Police said two men wearing masks attempted to rob the victim. He later died at Grady Memorial Hospital.

Police tell CBS 46 that there were up to 10 people in the apartment when the 39-year-old man was shot and killed.

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