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Man shot in leg during apparent home invasion, Daytona police say

Cops: Intruder broke into home, shot man

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – A man was shot during an apparent home invasion on Wednesday morning

The shooting was reported on Reva Street off of International Speedway Boulevard.

The victim told police that he was shot in the leg by a stranger who broke into his house while he was sleeping and demanded money,  according to a  report. He was taken to the hospital.

Police said the victim believed he was shot because he had dealt drugs in the past.

A suspect description was not immediately available.

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