BELTON, Mo. – The Metro Squad has been called in to investigate a Thursday morning shooting in Belton.

Officers were called to the 1500 block of North Scott Avenue around 3:15 am. Two men had been shot at the residence and were transported to an area hospital. Gabriel Brito, 29, later died of his wounds. The other victim told police an unknown armed man came to the residence and both victims were shot during an ensuing struggle.

The shooter is described as six feet tall with a muscular built and a tattoo on his right wrist.