Man shot with Taser, hospitalized after domestic incident

Man struck head on cement

MONROE, Wis. - A Monroe man was hospitalized after a domestic incident led police to use a Taser, according to Monroe police.

Officers were called to a home in the 600 block of 20th Avenue Monday at 12:49 a.m. for a domestic disturbance.  A woman told a dispatcher her husband was intoxicated and had made threats toward her and police.

Police said the first officer to arrive confronted Dennis J. Farrey, 51, in the garage as Farrey was trying to leave.

The officer used a Taser when Farrey resisted the officer, according to police.

Farrey struck his head on cement and was transported to Monroe Clinic before being sent to University of Wisconsin Hospital in Madison.

Farrey was arrested on suspicion of disorderly conduct, domestic abuse disorderly conduct and resisting an officer.

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