Charged with Simple Assault or Aggravated Assault?
Experienced Bucks County Assault Defense Attorney
In Bucks County, Pennsylvania there are two basic categories of assault charges: simple assault and aggravated assault. Assault charges are further broken down by things like who they are committed against and the result of the crime. Charges of assault can have very serious consequences and harsh penalties.
Simple Assault Charges
Under Pennsylvania law, a person is guilty of simple assault in Bucks County if a person intentionally, knowingly or recklessly causes bodily harm to another or attempts to do so putting another in fear of injury.
Aggravated Assault Charges
If you are accused of aggravated assault in Bucks County, you should seek the assistance of an experienced criminal defense attorney as soon as possible. The Law Office of Sharif N. Abaza is dedicated to providing an aggressive and results-oriented defense for those charged with crimes such as:
Assault with a Deadly Weapon
- Aggravated Assault