Man tased by Knox County Court Officers out on bond

Man tased by Knox County Court Officers out on bond

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Ricky Davis (Courtesy of: Knox County Sheriff's Office) Ricky Davis (Courtesy of: Knox County Sheriff's Office)

KNOXVILLE (WATE) - A man who was tased by Knox County Court Officers is out on bond Wednesday night. 

The Knox County Sheriff's Office said a bailiff used his taser on Ricky Davis after he refused to leave the courtroom and kicked another bailiff and punched him in the face.

Davis was in court for his son's hearing. He was handcuffed and taken into custody.

Davis has a long criminal history in Knox County including assault, burglary, drugs and disorderly conduct.


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