Man dies after being tasered by police

A man has died after being tasered by police in Manchester.

Officers say they were called out to deal with a 23-year-old wielding a knife in Gorton last night.

A taser was fired and the man then suffered what they call a "medical episode".

His death's been reported to the coroner and police watchdog.

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Location of the incident on Beard Road, Gorton, Manchester

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Man dies after being tasered

A man's died after being tasered by police in Manchester.