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VIDEO | Woman exchanges gunfire with armed burglars, fatally injuring one

Warning: The video shows a violent exchange of gunfire between a woman and three suspected burglars. (Gwinnett Police)

ATLANTA, Ga. (WZTV) - Gwinnett County Police said a woman in Georgia exchanged gunfire with three home invasion suspects -- fatally injuring one.

The home video shows the scene unfold as three men enter the Atlanta home about 4 a.m. on Sept. 16. A woman told police she grabbed her handgun and went to investigate the sounds when she discovered the home invaders.

Warning: The video shows a violent exchange of gunfire between a woman and three suspected burglars.

Police said in a news release that she began firing rounds from her gun and struck at least one man in the torso, killing him. Police said one of the two remaining men began exchanging gunfire with the woman before fleeing the scene.

Police preformed CPR on the man who was shot, but were unsuccessful. Police believe the motive for the home invasion was burglary.

Police are now hoping the video and photos will help identify the other two involved in the home invasion. Police said both men should be considered armed and dangerous.

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