KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) -- Kansas City, Kansas police say the man who died after a brief struggle with officers has been identified as Craig J. McKinnis, 44.
Police say in a statement after the man's car was stopped Thursday evening for a traffic violation officers determined he was wanted on a criminal warrant.
The police statement says the man resisted arrest and attempted to flee.
After a brief struggle, officers realized the man needed medical attention and called for emergency responders and tried to help the man.
McKinnis was taken to a hospital and later died.
Posted by Greg Palmer