Sand Springs teen tased during arrest

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Derek Mangum
Derek Mangum
Updated: 10/28/2013 4:23 pm Published: 10/28/2013 4:22 pm

A Sand Springs teen was tased three times after becoming combative during an arrest.

Tulsa county deputies say Derek Mangum was arrested early Monday morning. According to jail records deputies were waiting on parents to pick up minors caught drinking. They said the 18-year old supplied the alcohol.

Mangum reportedly cursed at the deputies and resisted when they started to cuff him. A taser was repeatedly used when Mangum began kicking deputies.

He faces multiple charges.

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WyoMoe - 10/29/2013 7:47 AM
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I have no issues with the use of a Taser with a non-compliant suspect!

Unwashed Mass - 10/29/2013 12:37 AM
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Hard to believe a gang of three-hundred-pounders couldnt control a scrawny teen without a cattle prod.
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