LADY LAKE, Fla. — Lake County deputies said a man is dead after he was shot while breaking into a home in Lady Lake.
Deputies said they were called to a home on Lakeview Street around 5:30 p.m. Monday for reports of a home invasion.
Officials said Ryan Michael Baldasare, 35, had broken into a home through a window and was shot by someone inside.
Baldasare was pronounced dead at the scene as deputies investigated the shooting.
Lake County deputies said that based on the evidence gathered so far, the incident appears to be a case of self-defense and the victim is cooperating with detectives.
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