Published reports say Lassegue was acting erratically, and relatives told reporters that he'd recently stopping taking medication for depression and bipolar disorder.They are never a good option.
It's not yet clear what happened when police arrived, but investigators say the officers used a taser to try to subdue Lassegue after he became combative. He then went into cardiac arrest and was rushed to Franklin Hospital in nearby Valley Stream where he died a short while later. The medical examiner will determine the cause of death.
Monday, January 08, 2007
Emotionally Disturbed Man Dies After Being Tasered By Police. From the link: