Bossier City Police say a man was shot and killed early this morning.

Just after 5am, Bossier City Police responded to a shooting in the 3000 block of June Lane. When authorities arrived, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest. First responders transported the man to LSU Oschner, where he was later pronounced dead.

KTBS is reporting that the deceased is suspected of attempting to break into a home at the time of the shooting. Though no official word from Bossier Police has been released at this time.

A release from the Bossier City Police Department says their investigation is ongoing.