Four people were shot during an early morning home invasion in Conover on Tuesday.
Catawba County sheriff's deputies report two people were killed and two others injured in the invasion at a mobile home park off Emmanuel Church Road about 4:30 a.m.
Two people were taken to the hospital, one in critical condition, and the other is stable, according to investigators.
Emerging details indicate a masked gunman knocked on the door of a home in the Oak Knoll mobile home park. When a resident answered the door the man demanded money and shots were fired.
Investigators are still at the scene of this developing news story.
The shooter is still on the loose, and investigators have not yet released any description of the suspect. Deputies have also not released the names of the dead or wounded.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Catawba County Sheriff's Department, (828) 464-5241.
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