Man Dies From Police Taser

A thirty eight year old man has died after being tased for refusing medical treatment and police assistance.


A 38-year-old man died after a confrontation with police officers who shocked him with a Taser at a motel on Interstate 10 in east Houston late Tuesday.

The confrontation began about 11:30 p.m. at the Interstate Motor Lodge at 13213 East Freeway, according to the Houston Police Department.