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Man faces multiple charges after taking on seven deputies

One man proved to be a match for at least seven deputies armed with nonlethal weapons.

According to Carson City Sheriff's Office, two deputies first made contact with Tyrone Michael Tyson, 35, at 5:26 p.m. Friday about 100 feet on Roop Street from the intersection with Long Street.

After a deputy shot a Taser into Tyson's back, he fell to the ground and then "bounced back up to his feet," according to the arrest report.

While the stun gun continued to run electricity through Tyson's body, he continued to fight with deputies.

"The Taser did not seem to have any …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Oct 30, 2012 02:42AM Published Oct 30, 2012 02:40AM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.