Police officer said ‘nah, bugger it’ before fatally tasering aged care resident, court told

The police were called after aged care staff told paramedics that Clare Nowland had a knife, court documents allege.
Australian Associated Press

A police officer said “nah, bugger it” before fatally tasering a 95-year-old aged care resident with dementia, according to court documents filed by NSW Police. 

Senior Constable Kristian White is facing charges of recklessly causing grievous bodily harm, assault occasioning actual bodily harm and common assault after tasering Clare Nowland at her aged care home in southern NSW on 17 May