Anthony Lawson, 27, tazed to death in Corona by Riverside Sheriffs

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Corona is hot again, only this time it's the sheriffs and not the PD who is responsible for this tazing death. Here is the article from the SWRNN:

Tasered Corona man dies while in custody

By City News Service, on October 21, 2012, at 8:11 am

A 27-year-old Corona man put in four-point restraints and shocked with a Taser died in sheriff’s custody in Norco today, the man’s aunt said.

Anthony Lawson was arrested about 1:30 a.m. near 7462 Citrus Valley Ave. and “hogtied,” his aunt, who identified herself only as Darline, told City News Service.

“He was telling his mother he couldn’t breathe,” she said.

No one with the sheriff’s department was available for comment as of about 7:30 a.m.