05/18/2012

DA: Pa. officer sent text making fun of TASER incident

After the incident, town declared a state of emergency

By Mari A. Schaefer
The Philadelphia Inquirer

COLWYN, Pa. — The Delaware County district attorney brought charges Thursday against a Colwyn Borough police officer who allegedly Tasered a handcuffed 17-year-old while the teenager was shackled in a jail cell, and then made fun of the incident in a text message to another officer.

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