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Gwinnett man tied up, shot in front of his family in deadly home invasion

Gwinnett County police are searching for two intruders after a man, his wife and their adult daughter were tied up during a deadly home invasion and shooting.

When Miguel Osorio, 44, tried to break free, an intruder shot him, Gwinnett police spokesman Jacob Albright said.

Officers responded to the incident about 3:35 p.m. Sunday in the 1700 block of Scholar Drive after Osorio’s wife called 911.

Gwinnett County police are investigating a shooting that left a man dead on Scholar Drive. (Channel 2 Action News)

When they arrived, they found Osorio dead with a gunshot wound in the foyer area of the home, Albright said. 

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Detectives later determined that two men wearing bright construction vests entered the home with guns and tied up Osorio, his 56-year-old wife and his 19-year-old daughter, according to Channel 2 Action News. 

After shooting Osorio, both men ran from the home firing added shots but no one else was injured, police said.

The men were seen getting into a gold or tan SUV, where a getaway driver was waiting.

The names of the wife and daughter have not been released.

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