Description: Springfield, Illinois - Shocking new video shows a Springfield police officer taSing a pregnant woman and slamming her to the ground. Lucinda White who is 8-months pregnant, was with her boyfriend Frederic Thomas, were in the parking lot of a Best Buy Store when they reported a car accident. The video picks up showing Springfield police detaining the husband then another officer running in and immediately taxing the man. The officer then grabs Lucinda and yells to get down. Lucinda was reported to have plead with the officer explaining she could not get down because she was pregnant and despite her plea, proceeds to tase the woman and slam her to the ground. Springfield police says the officers actions were justified as they were both actively fighting with the officer.