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Man dies after police shoot him with taser

Man tasered in Gorton Credit: ITV news

A man has died after police shot him with a Taser, Greater Manchester Police have said.

The 23-year-old suffered a "medical episode" and died after police fired at him with the stun gun.

Officers were responding to a disturbance in Beard Road, Gorton, in Manchester, when they used the Taser to detain the man.

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