An officer was called to the scene due to a domestic battery complaint. According to the officer, a verbal argument escalated into a physical altercation. Our client bumped the alleged victim with his chest where he was told not to touch her, this resulted in our client hitting the alleged victim in the eye with a closed fist. Digital photographs were taken and our client was arrested and charged with domestic violence battery.
RESULT: After diligent negotiation with the ASA (Assistant State Attorney), it was agreed that our client would undergo counseling with the domestic violence charges DROPPED!
Internal Ref# 09-MM-21700