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Woman Arrested After Using Taser on 3-Year-Old Toddler

December 1, 2014  |  Posted by: Giovanni DePhillips
Woman Arrested After Using Taser on 3-Year-Old Toddler Image courtesy of wfla.com

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A Florida woman got a shock after she landed in jail on child abuse charges.

Ramona Braswell, 30, was arrested by St. Petersburg police Saturday after she was accused of using a Taser on her own 3-year-old, WFLA reported. She faces one count of child abuse.

Police allege Braswell “intentionally touched her 3-year-old in the arm with an electric Taser causing visible injuries.”

The St. Pete woman was released from Pinellas County Jail after posting a $5,000 bond.

Braswell has a history of arrests, including an alleged retail theft in May.

The child’s injuries were not released.

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