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BRONX: 17-Year-Old Pregnant Girl Dailene Rosario Tasered By NYPD Officers At Apartment
Posted on Feb 26, 2017 in Personal Injury
17-Year-Old Pregnant Girl Tasered By Police
BRONX, NEW YORK (February 25, 2017) – The NYPD is under investigation after police officers tasered a 17-year-old pregnant girl, according to the Gothamist.
The scene at the apartment was chaotic as the girl was surrounded by police officers that were attempting to restrain her.
Officers were called into the apartment about an unrelated asthma attack. The woman that was attacked by police has been identified as Dailene Rosario.
She can be heard screaming “I’m pregnant” in the video footage captured on someone’s cell-phone.
Authorities are saying that the incident remains under investigation.