Cops under fire for tasering 95-year-old

Australian police

The Australian dementia patient was “armed with a knife,” a senior official explained.

Australian police are facing public outrage after an officer tasered a 95-year-old woman in a treatment room at a nursing home, as she was “slowly” walking towards him using a walking frame with a serrated steak knife in her hand. She hit her head on the ground after the jolt and is now reportedly fighting for her life.

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