Pit bull killed by gunfire in Beloit home invasion

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Police say a pit bull was killed by gunfire after a home invasion in Beloit.

Authorities say masked gunmen entered the home Wednesday night in a robbery attempt. Shots were fired and the pit bull was killed. The people in the home were not injured and the suspects left before police arrived.

Police say it appears this was not a random act of violence.

Authorities are still investigating.