DESTREHAN, LA—The St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office says a man died after his 14-year-old cousin put him in a choke hold as they watched pay per view wrestling together.
They say a teen put 24-year-old Stephan Arceneaux III in what's called a "rear naked choke hold" while watching "Wrestlemania 28" Sunday.
During the incident, detectives say, the 220-pound Arceneaux refused to give up or "tap out".
Witnesses say the 14-year-old, who weighs 110 pounds, had his cousin the deadly hold for 30 to 40 seconds.
Someone noticed Arceneaux was turning blue and told the juvenile to release him.
The sheriff's office says he released him immediately.
His girlfriend gave Arceneaux CPR.
Arceneaux was pronounced dead a the hospital.
An autopsy is being conducted in New Orleans Monday.