A NORTHPORT MAN IS DEAD AFTER BEING TASED BY POLICE
The Tuscaloosa County Metro Homicide Unit is investigating the death of a Northport man who was tased by police.
According to Northport Police, it happened Thursday after the man refused orders and resisted arrest during a traffic incident in Northport.
He was transported to DCH Regional Medical Center, where he later died.
The Homicide Unit will release more information Monday morning.