Killeen Assault with Bodily Injury Lawyer
When faced with a violence crime, it is very important to NOT speak with the police following
an arrest. Do not make the mistake of providing them with incriminating statements while you are upset. Request to
speak with an experienced Killeen assault with bodily injury lawyer first.
Don't wait until the prosecutor makes the next move. Call an
experienced Killeen assault with bodily
injury lawyer, F. Edward (Ed) Brown, for help with your violence crime charge today and
protect your freedom and reputation. Contact us now, the initial
consultation is FREE.
Killeen Assault with Bodily Injury Attorney: Fully Informed Decisions
I believe clients should be educated about the law, their rights and their options. How else can you make
informed decisions about your case and your future? To learn about the law, your rights and your options,
call or email Killeen assault with bodily injury attorney
Ed Brown at 254-634-2587 now. Your calls are welcome. Initial consultation is FREE. I will discuss the elements of
the crime you are charged with and present you with your defense options relating to following:
Assault with Bodily Injury - Texas Penal Code § 22.01.
(a) A person commits an offense if the person:
(1) intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly causes bodily injury to another, including the person's spouse;
(2) intentionally or knowingly threatens another with imminent bodily injury, including the person's spouse;
(3) intentionally or knowingly causes physical contact with another when the person knows or should reasonably
believe that the other will regard the contact as offensive or provocative.
(b) An offense under Subsection (a)(1) is a Class A misdemeanor,
except that the offense is a felony of the third degree if the offense is committed against:
(1) a person the actor knows is a public servant while the public
servant is lawfully discharging an official duty, or in retaliation or on account of an exercise of official power
or performance of an official duty as a public servant;
(2) a person whose relationship to or association with the defendant
is described by Section 71.0021(b), 71.003, or 71.005, Family Code, if:
(A) it is shown on the trial of the offense that the defendant has
been previously convicted of an offense under this chapter, Chapter 19, or Section 20.03, 20.04, 21.11, or 25.11
against a person whose relationship to or association with the defendant is described by Section 71.0021(b),
71.003, or 71.005, Family Code; or
(B) the offense is committed by intentionally, knowingly, or
recklessly impeding the normal breathing or circulation of the blood of the person by applying pressure to the
person's throat or neck or by blocking the person's nose or mouth;. . .