United Kingdom

Man Killed by Police Taser in the UK

Investigation has been launched


A man has died after being shot by police with a Taser stun gun in Manchester.

Jordan Begley, 23, became ill when the weapon was fired at 20:15 BST in Gorton on Wednesday.

His employer Peter Sivori said Greater Manchester Police (GMP) officers at the scene were "quite aggressive" and he believed the death was preventable.