Bryce Masters with his mother, Stacy Masters. The FBI is investigating whether Officer Timothy N. Runnels used excessive force when he subdued 17-year-old Bryce Masters with a stun gun.
Bryce Masters with his mother, Stacy Masters. The FBI is investigating whether Officer Timothy N. Runnels used excessive force when he subdued 17-year-old Bryce Masters with a stun gun. Family photo via Daniel Haus The Associated Press
Bryce Masters with his mother, Stacy Masters. The FBI is investigating whether Officer Timothy N. Runnels used excessive force when he subdued 17-year-old Bryce Masters with a stun gun. Family photo via Daniel Haus The Associated Press

Use of force by police is a local decision, but experts say it should be a last resort

September 20, 2014 06:42 PM