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Medical Examiner identifies robber shot during Cleveland home invasion

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Rudyard Road, Cleveland Rudyard Road, Cleveland
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner has identified the robber killed in a violent home invasion.

Robert L. Brown, 20, was shot by a Cleveland homeowner around 2:30 a.m. Tuesday on Rudyard Road.

19 Action News has learned the 24-year-old homeowner returned home and was approached by two men in his driveway who attempted to rob him. The suspects forced the homeowner inside the home. The homeowner reports he was beaten and pistol whipped.

At one point, the victim managed to get his personal weapon and fired.

Brown was killed. The second suspect was injured and is now recovering at Metro.

An investigation is underway.

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