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Lindemann said at one point the 15-year-old tried to use a stun gun on Anwar, although it was unclear if she succeeded.
‘YOU KILLED A WHOLE FAMILY’: TEEN SENTENCED IN CARJACKING THAT TOOK IMMIGRANT’S LIFEJUSTIN JOUVENALJUNE 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
From her mother’s front porch, she could hear the explosions of stun grenades and the cries of demonstrators crowded around the police station.
ONE YEAR AFTER GEORGE FLOYD’S DEATH SPARKED A MOVEMENT, MANY PROTESTERS’ LIVES ARE FOREVER CHANGEDMARISSA LANGMAY 28, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The Bristol County Sheriff’s Office came under state and federal investigation a year ago when staff members deployed pepper balls, a stun grenade and canines against immigrant detainees amid a dispute over coronavirus testing.
ICE TO STOP DETAINING IMMIGRANTS AT TWO COUNTY JAILS UNDER FEDERAL INVESTIGATIONMARIA SACCHETTIMAY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He was pulled into the crowd, beaten with poles, hit multiple times on the neck with a stun gun, rendered unconscious and suffered a mild heart attack.
D.C. POLICE OFFICER WHO FOUGHT CAPITOL RIOTERS PENS LETTER TO OFFICIALS: ‘THE TIME TO FULLY RECOGNIZE THESE OFFICERS ACTIONS IS NOW!’PETER HERMANNMAY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The spokesman said one Park Police officer used a stun gun on the man.
MAN DIES AFTER POLICE IN VIRGINIA PURSUE VEHICLE INTO DISTRICT FOLLOWING REPORTS OF GUNFIRE IN OLD TOWNPETER HERMANN, RACHEL WEINERAPRIL 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He also possessed a crossbow, several machetes, a stun gun and smoke devices, prosecutors said.
FIRST INDICTMENT IN CAPITOL RIOT CHARGES ALA. MAN WHO ALLEGEDLY BROUGHT MOLOTOV COCKTAILSSPENCER HSU, SHAYNA JACOBSJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He said one officer suffered an apparent heart attack after he was hit six times with a stun gun, and another lost the tip of his right index finger, possibly when it was crushed.
BEATEN, SPRAYED WITH MACE AND HIT WITH STUN GUNS: POLICE DESCRIBE INJURIES TO DOZENS OF OFFICERS DURING ASSAULT ON U.S. CAPITOLPETER HERMANN, JULIE ZAUZMERJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He tole me I was to have all the money Miss Dory had been layin' up, an' he would send me mo' for the stun.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
There had come to him an introductory statement; it was a smashing thing—a thing that would arrest and stun!
LOVE'S PILGRIMAGEUPTON SINCLAIR
It was impossible to align the sights of his stun gun with any of those flitting shadows, Raf discovered.
STAR BORNANDRE NORTON
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WORDS RELATED TO STUN

  • alarm
  • appall
  • astonish
  • blow away
  • cow
  • daunt
  • dazzle
  • flabbergast
  • frighten
  • grandstand
  • horrify
  • impress
  • intimidate
  • knock socks off
  • overawe
  • scare
  • showboat
  • startle
  • strike
  • stun
  • stupefy
  • terrify
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