At approximately 1:00PM TUesday, the Van Zandt County Sheriff’s Office responded to a home invasion located in the 5400 Block of VZCR 3415 Wills Point, TX. The incident caused the death of one male due to a gunshot wound; the deceased male was identified as 42 year old Gaylen St. John of Canton. The home owner was sent to the hospital due to injuries sustained during the altercation. The Van Zandt County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Van Zandt County Fire Marshal’s Office, Van Zandt County Constable Precinct 3 Office, Van Zandt County Constable Precinct 1 Office, and Texas Department of Public Safety (Texas Rangers) Office. The investigation is ongoing at this time and no arrests have been made.