Brickbat: Child's Play


Police Taser
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A Plantation, Florida, police officer accidentally Tasered a 10-year-old boy after warning him and his brother not to touch her Taser. Iris Stan was staying with a friend and her two sons after being displaced by Hurricane Irma and was warning the boys about not touching her Taser when she pulled the trigger, firing two prongs and striking one of the boys in the leg.