SAN TAN VALLEY, AZ - A San Tan Valley man is dead after shooting at Pinal County Sheriff's deputies and then fatally shooting himself in the head.
Sheriff's officials say 34-year-old Arciano Corona had arrest warrants for probation violations.
The sheriff's office received a frantic 911 call from Corona's wife about 2:15 p.m. Tuesday.
Despite having an order of protection against Corona, she says he had burst through the front door of her San Tan Valley home, threatened her with a gun and was breaking windows.
When officer's arrived on scene, Corona pointed a sawed off shotgun at a deputy and fired, according to officials. Corona then got in his white Dodge Dakota truck and drove off.
One officer fired a round toward the truck and Corona fired back, said Babeu.
Deputies say Corona then drove into a desert area and stopped his vehicle. They say he was pronounced dead at the scene with a self-inflicted gunshot wound.