June 18, 2011
Adrienne Heard was on her porch Monday night when she heard the commotion across the street.
She says she saw her neighbor, Isaac Yearby, standing outside of his apartment. Yearby is 31 years old and mentally challenged. Heard says two College Park Police officers drove up to him and told him to show his hands.
“He wasn’t talking, he was more like shaking because he was more afraid of them than anything,” Heard said.
11Alive News obtained the police report. It says officers were on patrol when they saw Yearby acting suspiciously. The report says when he wouldn’t remove his hands from his pockets after several requests to do so, an officer responded by tasing him
This article was posted: Saturday, June 18, 2011 at 9:56 am