Deputy Tased At Casitas Pass Ranch

By Logan Hall and Lenny Roberts

After being shot in the face by her own Taser, Ojai-based Sheriff’s Deputy Traci Salmon was transported to Ventura County Medical Center Friday morning for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. But it could have been a lot worse. Salmon was responding to a 911 call placed at 9:42 a.m. from David’s Ranch in the 4900 block of Casitas Pass Road when an alleged confrontation with John Atkinson turned violent, according to Capt. Patricia Salas. Atkinson, Salas said, was able to gain control of Salmon’s Taser before

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