Aggravated Assault

Aggravated assault is the intentional and unlawful threat, either by word or act, to do violence to another and at the time the person appeared to have the ability to carry out the threat and the person created in the mind of victim a well-founded fear that violence was about to occur and the assault was made with a deadly weapon or the assault was made with a fully formed, conscious intent to commit a felony upon the victim.

Aggravated assault is a felony of the third degree punishable by up to 5 years in prison and a $5,000.00 fine.

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