DENVER
09/11/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Colorado Springs Police Who Tasered Grandfather Defended By City

The City Attorney's Office is planning to fight a lawsuit filed against four Colorado Springs police officers by a man who was Tasered twice last year.

Douglas Sellier was shot with a Taser inside his home after he tried to prevent police from taking his grandson from his daughter, who was allegedly prohibited from having contact with the boy under a Permanent Protection Order, according to city documents.

Read more on City Desk : Colorado Springs Gazette