Deputies: Pasco mom used stun gun on daughter

Deputies: Pasco mom used stun gun on daughter

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Pasco deputies arrested a woman after she used a stun gun on her daughter in an argument about house cleaning, deputies said.

According to the Pasco County Sheriff's report, Cynthia Alexander got into an argument with her daughter Stephanie Thompson. Thompson told deputies her mother didn't agree with how she cleaned the mobile home the two shared.

The argument got physical, and after punching and pushing her daughter, Alexander pulled a stun gun out of her pocket and discharged it into Thompson's face, deputies said.

Thompson then ran out to the front yard. A neighbor who knew both women was passing by on a bicycle. He saw the mother and the daughter standing in front of the home. He stopped and took the stun gun away from the mother, according to the PCSO report.

Thompson told deputies she wouldn't press charges against her mom. Detectives arrested Alexander on charges of aggravated domestic battery. They took her to the Land O' Lakes Detention Center.

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