Cop Watch

Sunday, June 12, 2005

Fort Lauderdale man, 48, dies after deputies use Taser

WEST PARK - A Fort Lauderdale man died Saturday night after sheriff's deputies shocked him with a Taser as they responded to a home invasion call.

The man, identified as Horace Owens, 48, is the seventh person in South Florida to have died after being shocked by a Taser since 2002.