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Coroner: Taser Had Nothing To Do With Former Police Chief’s Death

The Washington County coroner has determined that a Taser played no role in the death of a former police chief in Rankin last year.

07/18/2013

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Wecht Weighs In Former Rankin Police Chief’s Death

While Washington County investigators say a former Rankin Police chief’s death appears to be from natural causes, former Allegheny County Coroner Dr. Cyril Wecht says police use of a Taser did not directly cause his death.

12/17/2012

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Former Police Chief Dies Of Heart Attack After Police Scuffle

The former Rankin police chief died Friday after an apparent heart attack, while in police custody following an altercation with his estranged wife and her male companion.

12/16/2012