Man on way to job interview says he was shocked with a Taser by officers for jaywalking
A Georgia man on the way to a job interview said officers used a Taser on him three times for jaywalking. Police say he refused verbal commands and physically resisted.
This began in March, when the officers gave John Efford a jaywalking citation on Holcomb Bridge Road in Gwinnett County.
Efford said that a couple of minutes later, the same officers approached him again, saying he jaywalked again. He said that’s when they refused to answer his questions and began using a Taser on him.
“I was terrified,” Efford told WSB-TV.
He was charged with two