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Police officer on murder charge over Taser death of footballer Dalian Atkinson

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO
Published on November 7, 2019 - Duration: 01:08s

Police officer on murder charge over Taser death of footballer Dalian Atkinson

A police constable has been charged with the murder of former Aston Villa footballer Dalian Atkinson, who died after being Tasered near his father's home in Telford in 2016.

The Crown Prosecution Service said the West Mercia Police officer would be appearing in court in Birmingham on Thursday along with a colleague who has been accused of assault causing actual bodily harm.

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