Police say a man wanted for assault in Vermont was shot during a scuffle in which he used a stun gun on police officers in Florida.
WCAX-TV reports that police in Inverness, Florida, say 41-year-old Jeremy Jennings refused to cooperate when a car in which he was a passenger was pulled over on Thursday. They say he managed to grab a deputy's stun gun and use it on law enforcement officers before being shot.
Citrus County Sheriff Mike Prendergast said Jennings is "lucky to be alive."
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Jennings was wanted in Vermont for assault and is listed as a sex offender in New York. His condition was not known on Saturday, and it's unclear if he has a lawyer.