A man is dead after a shooting involving Pinal County Sheriff’s Office deputies Tuesday afternoon.

The incident happened near Southern Avenue and Tomahawk Road around 3:30 p.m.

Officials say Apache Junction police and PCSO deputies attempted to stop a man during a domestic violence incident, recklessly driving a motor home in Apache Junction.

Police say the man rammed a marked PCSO vehicle and returned to his home to barricade himself in.

According to officials, man was seen armed with a knife and a handgun.

The man allegedly began to fire at deputies from inside a detached garage. That is when officials say the deputy shooting occurred.

Neighbors were evacuated as a precaution, according to officials.

The public is asked to avoid the area of Acacia Road and Southern Avenue as the investigation continues.

The investigation remains ongoing.