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USA – Pinellas Park, Florida: Police defend use of stun gun in drowning death; Officers say Taser justified in drowning death (2011-03-21)

Posted on March 21 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: An officer tasers a man running away with a packet of Zoloft (sertraline), a drug used to treat depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder and panic and anxiety disorders. “’Either the barb missed or one of the wires had broken,’ said Forseth. He added that the officer tried to re-fire the Taser, but it failed […]