Woman tasered

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Last week a woman running round Cowley with a knife was disabled by the police using a taser.

A police spokesman said officers were called to Lockheart Crescent in Cowley around 10pm by people worried about the danger the woman posed..

The spokesman said: “Officers discharged a taser to detain the woman, who had a knife and posed a serious threat to herself and police officers.”

The woman was subsequently taken to hospital, although it has not been possible to discover which hospital or to trace down the identity of the woman.


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