Kid tased by police

Posted by Amber Jenkins - email

OVER-THE-RHINE, OH (FOX19) -- A child is tased after assaulting a police officer at an elementary school on Friday afternoon.

Cincinnati Police say that an officer was traveling up Vine street when the officer was flagged down by students at the Rothenburg Elementary school. The officer pulled over an broke up a fight between some students. A 12-year-old boy, who was not involved in the incident assaulted to police officer. Police say they officer then tased the boy and he was taken into custody.

The boy is charged with Disorderly Conduct, Resisting Arrest and Assault on a Police officer. he is currently being held a the Hamilton County Juvenile Detention Center.

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