Naked man dies after tasering

By Ben Candea, Senior Web Producer, bcandea@local10.com
Published On: Dec 24 2013 05:15:11 AM EST
Updated On: Sep 04 2013 07:35:33 AM EDT

A naked man who fought with a neighbor and police officers died after he was tasered Monday.

PINECREST, Fla. -

A naked man who fought with a neighbor and police officers died after he was tasered Monday.

The incident happened in the 5800 block of Southwest 132nd Terrace about 10:45 p.m.

According to Miami-Dade police report, 43-year-old Norman Oosterbroek, who lived a block away, was found naked inside the home. He and the homeowner got into an argument, then a fight.

During the fight, the homeowner saw Oosterbroek eat something, police said.

When officers arrived, they saw Oosterbroek fighting the homeowner, according to a police report. He then fought with officers, who tasered him.

When paramedics arrived, they transported him to a nearby hospital, where he died.

"She heard someone yell, 'It's going to be okay!'" said neighbor Dianne Zheng. "Then we saw a police car came and then I saw two fire truck. One came first and then a few minutes later, the other came."

The incident remains under investigation.

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