- Associated Press - Sunday, April 19, 2015

SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Police in San Antonio say a man has died after officers used a Taser twice on him while trying to arrest the individual.

The San Antonio Express-News reports (http://bit.ly/1JWzNYV ) the man became unresponsive when two officers used a stun gun on him after responding to a family disturbance call around 2 a.m. Sunday.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities say the man was shocked by the Taser after he become uncooperative and put up a struggle when officers tried escorting him out of a home.

Police are investigating if the man, who was not immediately identified, was under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

Both unidentified officers were placed on paid administrative duty pending the outcome of an investigation.


Information from: San Antonio Express-News, http://www.mysanantonio.com



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