Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Police Tase, Fire on, and Kill 95-Year Old WWII Vet


"When John Wrana was a young man, fit and strong and fighting in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps, did he ever think he'd end this way?

Just a few weeks shy of his 96th birthday, in need of a walker to move about, cops coming through the door of his retirement home with a Taser and a shotgun."*

Was a tazer needed to subdue a 95-year old with a cane? What about 5 officers in riot gear? Or a shotgun? World War 2 vet John Wrana died after his run-in with police officers, and conflicting stories show they may be lying about why they used so much force. Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian discuss.

*Read more from Chicago Tribune:
http://articles.chicagotribune.com/20...