POLK COUNTY, Fla. -- Authorities are currently investigating a homicide that happened at a residence at 1915 East Laurel Street in Bartow.

One male victim was found dead in the living room area. Police said that at least one person entered the apartment unannounced and shot the victim.

Two other individuals were present at the scene, a female roommate and a small child. They were not injured in the home invasion.

If you have information on this incident, contact Bartow Police Department at 800-226-8477.