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PC accused of murder tells court he feared for his life after taser failed

PC Benjamin Monk gives evidence for first time in his defence at Birmingham Crown Court.

PC Benjamin Monk arrives at court

PC Benjamin Monk arrives at court

Date - 2nd June 2021
By - Police Oracle
The West Mercia PC accused of murdering Dalian Atkinson has told the jury that when the second taser cartridge was ineffective against the former footballer he thought him and his colleague were “done for.” Giving evidence for the first...
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