MCSO: Man aims gun at deputy, then shoots himself

MESA, AZ - One person is dead after a shooting involving a sheriff's deputy in the East Valley.

A woman told ABC15 her husband tried to strangle her on Monday at their home near Crimson Road and University Drive.

She called for assistance while going back to the home Saturday to pick up some belongings.

According to the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, the husband pointed a gun at the deputies. One of the deputies fired a shot toward the man and that's when the man shot himself.

There were no other injuries.



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