A 14-year-old has reportedly been shot by police with a Taser electric stun gun, an investigation has found.
The child from Northumbria was among 20 children allegedly hit with the weapons in the last three years. The teenager had attacked another teen with a truncheon-like weapon.
A 14-year-old from York is also said to have been drive-stunned by police for resisting arrest.
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Dry with sunny spells, keen frost and freezing fog patches overnight. Sunshine on Tuesday but more cloud, less cold towards midweek
Colin Pine has been missing since the Tyne-Wear derby on December 21. Police have now traced the last time his phone was used.
Any overnight mist should lift on Monday morning into good spells of wintry sunshine and patchy cloud. Frosty everywhere. Odd icy patch.