Phoenix police are investigating an officer-involved shooting scene near 35th Avenue and Greenway.
Police spokesman Sgt. Steve Martos said officers responded to the area after getting a call of a man breaking into an apartment.
Officers arrived to find an armed man forcing entry into what turned out to be his ex's unit, said Martos.
A three hour long standoff ensued and ended when shots were exchanged, according to authorities.
The suspect was killed and two officers sustained non-life threatening injuries, said Martos.
This is the second officer-involved shooting call in the Valley on Saturday night.
Around 5 p.m., an Avondale police officer was shot in the face. Authorities said he is expected to be OK. The suspect at this separate incident was also shot and killed.
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