Watch: Shocking footage of gunman taken down by a brave woman


A shocking video, currently circulating on social media, shows a gunman approaching a group of women and children with his firearm drawn.

As the man reaches for something off camera, one of the women can be seen pulling a handgun from her bag.

The woman appears to shoot the man twice in the body, before taking cover behind a nearby car. The incredible moment can be viewed below.

Warning: The video may be distressing for some.