The NSW Police issued a statement regarding the ongoing investigation, saying, “a crime scene was established and a critical incident team from the Homicide Squad will now investigate all circumstances surrounding the incident.”
The police have scheduled a press conference for 10:30am on Friday.
The incident has raised questions about the use of Tasers by law enforcement officers and the protocols in place to ensure the safety of individuals involved in such confrontations.
Earlier this month, a police officer was charged after allegedly tastering a 95-year-old great-grandmother at her nursing home in southern NSW.
Clare Nowland fell and fractured her skull, and died in hospital on Monday 24.
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