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Shoplifter tasered during arrest loses 'excessive force' damages case

Body worn video used in court.

Paul McClelland after being tasered by police. Photo: Sussex Police/PA Wire

Paul McClelland after being tasered by police. Photo: Sussex Police/PA Wire

Date - 4th January 2018
By - Flora Thompson
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A shoplifter who sued police after being tasered has lost his case. Paul McClelland was hit with the stun gun by a Sussex Police officer after being arrested in a Brighton car park on July 5 2013. The 42-year-old sought damages,...
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