Suspected burglar tasered by police in Rotherham

A suspected burglar was tasered after he tried to flee police in Rotherham.

Friday, 23rd August 2019, 9:04 pm
Updated Tuesday, 27th August 2019, 11:32 am

South Yorkshire Police's Operational Support Team tweeted that the burglar was 'almost home and dry in a stolen car full of property from a burglary in Notts.'

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Before adding: "Unfortunately, our officer ruined his night - short pursuit followed by foot chase and after turning to fight, taser deployed. Charged and remanded."

Police taser.