"(Steed) told (Jones) that she smelled alcohol in the vehicle, 'wanted to make sure it wasn’t coming from (plaintiff)' and asked plaintiff to blow into the machine," the lawsuit states. "In response, (Jones), still seated in the vehicle with the door closed, said 'I would like to speak to my lawyer before I take any tests.'”
The lawsuit claims Steed pulled out her Taser and threatened to shock Jones if he didn't exit the vehicle.
"In response to … (Steed’s) threat, (Jones) reiterated his request to speak to his lawyer and said, 'Ma’am, please don’t shoot me with your Taser,' according to the lawsuit. "Nevertheless, … Steed leaned into (Jones') vehicle and deployed her Taser against Plaintiff’s left upper arm."Read »