Police Video Shows Officer Using Stun Gun on Handcuffed Man

Police video shows a Louisiana officer using a stun gun on a handcuffed 67-year-old man sitting in a patrol car's back seat and then saying, “Scream again."

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This undated photo provided by the West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office, in Louisiana, shows Officer Nolan Dehon III. Police video shows Dehon using a stun gun on a handcuffed 67-year-old man sitting on a patrol car's back seat and then saying, “Scream again." Dehon was arrested on charges of malfeasance in office and aggravated battery, Port Allen Police Chief Corey Hicks told news agencies earlier in April 2021. He faces a May 5, 2021, termination hearing before the Port Allen City Council, news outlets have reported. (West Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office via AP)
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PORT ALLEN, La. (AP) — Police video shows a Louisiana officer using a stun gun on a handcuffed 67-year-old man sitting in a patrol car’s back seat and then saying, “Scream again.” Officer Nolan Dehon III was arrested on charges of malfeasance in office and aggravated battery, Port Allen Police Chief Corey Hicks told news agencies earlier this month. He faces a May 5 termination hearing before the Port Allen City Council, local media reported.…

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