Woman tasered after attacking police officer
A Harrisburg woman was tasered and arrested after she attacked a police officer. It happened Thursday afternoon at the Red Roof Inn in Susquehanna Township. Police were called to assist someone who had fallen in the shower. When police got to the room, they detected a strong odor of marijuana in the room and on the man who answered the door, Nathaniel Shannon. Police discovered Shannon was in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. As they put handcuffs on Shannon, a woman in the room attacked one of the officers, punching him several times before she was subdued with a taser. Kirstie Hall, of Harrisburg, was also taken into custody. Shannon was charged with possession of small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and released on summons. Hall was charged with Aggravated Assault on a Police Officer, Terroristic Threats, and Disorderly Conduct. She was arraigned at Night Court and placed in Dauphin County Prison on $100,000 bail.