United Kingdom

Man Killed by Police Taser in the UK

Investigation has been launched

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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.