Last updated: 12 months ago
34 year old Guillermo Cedano was killed when he called police requesting medical help.
Cedano called the police around midnight. It is unclear what type of medical problem he was experiencing.
He also claimed someone was outside of his house trying to hurt him and when officers arrived, (Cedano) attacked them. No one was found outside of the house, Lt. Holly Francisco of Los Angeles County Sheriff's Homicide Bureau said.
Cedano was tased by one police officer an unknown amount of times, Francisco said. Cedano was unarmed at the time of the incident and police did not use battons to subdue him.
Cedano was transported to Beverly Hospital where he died at 1:12 a.m., Los Angeles County Department of Coroner Assistant Chief of Operations Ed Winter said.