TAMAQUA — State police said they are investigating an incident in which a man died after police hit him with a Taser.
According to troopers, it happened in Tamaqua about 4 a.m. Friday.
Four officers from three police departments responded to a call of a man running around a mini market parking lot shouting obscenities.
Officers tried to subdue Jose Paulino, 38, from Tamaqua.
Investigators said at least one used a Taser on him numerous times.
Paulino had to be taken to a hospital where he later died.