Video: NM officer charged for deploying TASER
Investigators reviewed video from the lapel cameras of officers involved in a May 31 drug bust
Las Cruces Sun-News
ALBUQUERQUE — An Albuquerque police officer is facing battery charges for using a stun gun on one suspect and punching another after he had surrendered.
Police Chief Ray Schultz said Thursday the charges were filed after investigators reviewed video from the lapel cameras of officers involved in a May 31 drug bust. He announced the charges the same time he publicly released the video.
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