MARIETTA, Ga. -- A man is dead after being shot and killed by a homeowner.

According to Marrieta Police Department, a woman told police she was inside her home when a man attempted to break in. She shot and killed him.

This happened at a home in the 90th block of Griggs Street around 2:30 a.m. Now, investigators are on the scene working to determine what happened.

Morning Rush reporters are working to gather details. Watch Morning Rush for updates throughout the morning.