Deadly shootout caught on camera during home invasion

RAW VIDEO: Homeowner shoots suspects

PEACHTREE CORNERS, Ga. -- Gwinnett County police are now releasing video from a home invasion in Peachtree Corners that left one suspect dead and two more on the run.

The video shows the shooting as it unfolds and also shows that all three suspects were armed. Because they are not wearing masks in the home invasion, officials are hoping someone recognizes the remaining two.

The home invasion and subsequent shooting happened around 4 a.m. on Sept. 16.

That's when police said that they responded to a home in the 3500 block of Spring Drive and learned from the homeowner was awakened to find men in her home.

She can be seen charging at the men and opening fire ultimately hitting and killing one. The deceased was later identified as 28-year-old Antonio Leeks.

However, the other two are still on the run.

Both men are described as black males who were about 6 feet tall.

One is said to have facial hair and was wearing a white baseball cap, dark pants and dark shoes with an unknown reflective symbol.

The other was described as having short black hair and facial hair. he was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, dark pants and black athletic shoes.


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