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Man Tased By Police Dies

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By Paul Johnson

Pocatello, Idaho (KMVT-TV) The man who police tased after they say he dove through the glass window of a Pocatello home is dead.

Idaho State Police Captain Eric Dayley said Kevin Benglan died around 6 p.m. on Wednesday. An autopsy on the 26-year-old will be performed on Thursday to determine a cause of death.

Benglan was unresponsive and not breathing when he was taken to Portneuf Medical Center on Tuesday.

Police said Benglan was inside a house at 2233 South 2nd Street when they arrived. Benglan had gotten cut up when diving through the window; police said he was exhibiting violent behavior and had to subdue him with a Taser.


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