Vista Man Dies After Being Tased by San Diego County Deputies

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A man died Saturday after being stunned with a Taser by San Diego County sheriff’s deputies during a confrontation at a store in San Marcos, authorities said.

The man appeared to be under the influence of drugs and was given Naloxone to treat a possible overdose, a sheriff’s investigator said. He died soon after being taken to a hospital.

The man’s name was not released. He was a Vista resident, according to a man who called The San Diego Union-Tribune and introduced himself as the man’s brother.

The encounter occurred at a Hobby Lobby store on Grand Avenue about 3:45 p.m., authorities said.

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