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Man Dies After Richmond County Officers Tase Him

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New from overnight, we now know the name of a man who died after police tased him.

The coroner says 38-year-old George Harvey died from cardiac arrest shortly before 9 last night

Richmond County investigators tried to apprehend Harvey at the corner of Olive Road and Gordon Highway around 8 p..m

Police say they got into a struggle with the suspect and tased him.

The GBI is investigating the case and an autopsy is set for Monday.

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