A shootout at an alleged home invasion robbery on 64th Avenue E. in Bradenton late Wednesday ended with one man dead and another seriously injured.
Investigators said the homeowner, Allen Perkins, was shot by the intruders. They said he shot back at Emanuel Johnson. Johnson later died at the scene.
Initial reports indicated there were three victims in the house when four to five bandits entered the residence holding firearms and demanded money. An argument broke out. Gunfire was exchanged. The bandits ran away.