TASERs help Md. police end incident with knife-wielding man


By Andrea F. Siegel
The Baltimore Sun

HANOVER, Md. — Four days after being issued Tasers, Anne Arundel County police made their first move to use the stun gun, but their target surrendered once he realized he was about to be jolted, police said yesterday.

Officers called to the 7500 block of Moraine Drive in Hanover at 5:55 p.m. June 5 found a man, suspected of having psychiatric problems, wielding a knife, police said.

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