Being charged with an assault crime can mean you are charged with a misdemeanor or a felony. The penalties range from 30 days in jail for simple assault and battery 3rd degree to 25 years in prison for attempted murder.
In Horry County, law enforcement’s job is to protect the citizens using every possible asset at their disposal. However, sometimes innocent citizens are arrested and charged with an assault crime.
There are defenses to these charges and seeking experienced legal help is critical to your case outcome and your future. Oftentimes you may have been charged with the wrong offense and face unfair punishment. It is also possible that your assault incident was overcharged, meaning an assault and battery 2nd degree may actually be a true assault and battery 3rd degree.
The attorneys at the Lovely Law Firm can analyze your case and determine all available defenses for your assault charge.
You need an experienced Myrtle Beach Assault Attorney to represent you in these and other assault crimes:
- Assault and Battery-3rd Degree
- Assault and Battery-2nd Degree
- Assault and Battery-1st Degree
- Criminal Domestic Violence CDV
- Lynching – Assault and Battery by a Mob
- Assault and Battery High and Aggravated Nature
- Criminal Domestic Violence High and Aggravated Nature
- Harassment and Stalking
If you have been charged with a crime against a person in Horry County, Call the Myrtle Beach Criminal Defense Lawyers at The Lovely Law Firm Today.
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