11.02.2006

Careful What You Wish For

Bible-Clutching Teen Dies after Taser Shots

from The Associated Press

JERSEYVILLE, Ill. — Illinois authorities said a teenager holding a Bible and shouting "I want Jesus" died after being shot by a police stun gun.

Police said the 17-year-old was shot twice with a stun gun after he became combative with officers trying to subdue him. He died Sunday night at a St. Louis hospital.

1 Comments:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

Well. It looks like the boy got his wish!

November 21, 2007 1:44 PM  

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