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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Scottsdale police said officers fatally shot a man when he pointed a shotgun at them.

Officer David Pubins said the shooting occurred Sunday night after officers went to an apartment complex where the man had fired a shotgun in the air.

According to Pubins, the man had been arguing with a family relative and had fired the shotgun inside the unit where they both lived.

No one else was injured.

Pubins said police expect to release the man's identity Monday.

Associated Press,

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