Valley police have identified a man that was shot and killed early Monday morning.
Yokbricus Monte Taylor, 22, was pronounced dead at Lanier Hospital in Valley after being shot in the chest.
Taylor was shot during an incident that occurred at a home on 29th Boulevard in Valley at around 4 a.m. on Monday.
The homeowner, Eric Nelson, told police that upon arriving at the house after work, he was confronted by two black men.
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Nelson fired a gun at one of the men, who ran off. The second suspect, Taylor, confronted Nelson brandishing a gun, police said.
Nelson told police he fired at Taylor three times before hitting him.
Valley Police Criminal Investigations Division have identified a person of interest that might have witnessed the event.
The case remains under investigation.