When officers arrived at the scene, they say a man walked out of his home, holding a gun.
Authorities say when the man would not comply with the officers' commands to put that gun down, they were forced to open fire.
The man was shot once and he was rushed to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
No officers were hurt.
The man's name has not been released.
Scene at 72nd ave & Camelback where police shoot man with gun trying to break containment. Victim expected to be OK. pic.twitter.com/x3tAJ0B2Qe— Robert Hernandez (@rhernandezfox10) April 11, 2015