Tager Law Firm, P.A.

Assault

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ASSAULT

Criminal Assault is found in Florida Statute 784.011. It is an intentional threat by word or act, with the apparent ability to do so, that creates a well-founded fear in the other person that such violence is imminent.

Assault, is a second degree misdemanor and the maximum punishment or sentence that can be imposed for an Assault charge is  60 days in the County Jail and a $500 fine.

Aggravated Assault

Aggravated Assault is a third degree felony and is an assault with a deadly weapon without the intent to commit a felony or kill. Aggravated Assault is a third degree felony punishable by up to five years in Florida State Prison and a $5,000 fine.


The defenition of Aggravated Assault is located in Florida Statute 784.045

 

 

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