Cops Mistake Blind Man's Stick for Sword, Tase Him

Colin Farmer, 61, had no idea what was going on at first

By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff

Posted Oct 17, 2012 11:44 AM CDT

(Newser) – When police in England responded to reports of a man walking around with a sword, they stumbled upon Colin Farmer, 61, who is blind … and was carrying his white stick. Surely you see where this is going: Police, mistaking the stick for a samurai...   Read full story »

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