COLUMBIA, Mo. – One person was transported to a local hospital after being shot during a home invasion in Columbia last night.

Police responded to the 3900 block ofMint Julep Drive around 10:00 Tuesday night, in reference to a gunshot wound. The victim was found inside the residence and transported to a local hospital for treatment. A woman and two children in the residence were not injured. Investigators were told two suspects met the victim as he entered the residence and forced entry into the home.

The victim was shot before the suspects took an undisclosed amount of money and property and fled on foot.