We have just been alerted that Evansville Fireman George Madison allegedes he was threatened with a Taser and handcuffed by an EPD officer for waving at him while on a bicycle ride on South Weinbach Ave. Madison is also a youth pastor at Memorial Baptist Church. We also hear that pastor Madison is or has been involved with the 911 Gives Hope Board of Directors over the years. People within the Evansville police department and civil rights leaders of the 4th Ward are watching to see how Chief Bolin is going to handle this highly sensitive political situation. We also hear from other sources that pastor Madison allegedly give the police officer the finger after he ran a stop sign while on his bike.
This is a developing story. We are waiting to receive an official news release from the city concerning this breaking story, We shall post any messages sent to us by the city and or the police department public relations department soon as they send it to us.
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