Clare Nowland dies, as police officer Kristian White to be charged over Tasering the 95-year-old in Cooma

Sara Garrity
Jasper Lindell
Updated May 25 2023 - 11:44am, first published May 24 2023 - 6:30pm

A 95-year-old woman who was Tasered in her Cooma nursing home last week has died "peacefully" in hospital on Wednesday night, surrounded by loved ones.

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Sara Garrity

Sara Garrity

News Reporter

Sara writes about general Canberra news. She has previously worked as the journalist at Allhomes, writing about property news through a Canberra lens. You can email story ideas or tips to Sara at

Jasper Lindell

Jasper Lindell

Assembly Reporter

Jasper Lindell joined The Canberra Times in 2018. He is a Legislative Assembly reporter, covering ACT politics and government. He also writes about development, transport, heritage, local history, literature and the arts, as well as contributing to the Times' Panorama magazine. He was previously a Sunday Canberra Times reporter.

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