A lawsuit filed earlier this week by a New Mexico woman alleges police brutality on a whole new scale.
Marlene Tapia was allegedly strip searched--and then had mace sprayed on her vagina by police. The spray caused severe pain, burning, swollen genitals and painful urination.
Think about it, Mace is meant to burn less sedative areas.
This area contain some 7,000 sensory nerve endings, a greater concentration of touch-sensitive nerves than any other part of the body. Image the pain and suffering
Ouch...and I do not even own one!
The alleged incident occurred two years ago.
The American Civil Liberties Union’s New Mexico chapter has taken up the case.
The officer in question was suspended over the incident.
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