Take your medicine kids or “Don’t Taze My Granny”

BoingBoing covers a story that was in the MailOnline World News.

Apparently, an 86 year old woman was refusing to take her medication.

Her grandchild was trying to get her to take it and after so long, they decided to call 911.

When police arrived, it became something out of a bad sitcom…

According to officer Duran’s official report, Mrs Vernon had taken an ‘aggressive posture’ in her hospital bed. In order to ensure ‘officer safety’, one of his men ‘stepped on her oxygen hose until she began to suffer oxygen deprivation’.

Head on over to BoingBoing and read the entire article.


~ by Normanomicon on June 30, 2010.

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