The guy with the tazer didn't know what he was up to.
EVERY time you cycle the tazer, going "BZZZZZTT" you're
scorching the contacts with thousands of volts of juice.
This wear is cumulative and gets more severe with every
Sure hope that clown actually has an effective tazer when he needs it...
(Or do I?)
That said, OP, IMO you had a good grip on the situation.
Highest marks for situational awareness!!