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Ocean City Police Tase Man on Boardwalk


There was a tasing incident on the Ocean City boardwalk when a husband claimed one of the trams had hit his wife’s foot.

The Ocean City Police Department says that the man became disorderly and was stunned with a Taser by the arresting officer.

WBOC reports that the incident occurred around 6:30 p.m. last night.

Police tell the television station that the woman would not move out of the way of the tram and then claimed her foot had been struck.

Officials say that the woman declined to be treated by the emergency medical services.

Don Rush is the News Director at Delmarva Public Media. An award-winning journalist, Don reports major local issues of the day, from sea level rise, to urban development, to the changing demographics of Delmarva.