Charged with Aggravated Assault Causes Serious Bodily Injury and a Family Violence Enhancement

Facing 2 to 20 years in prison

Discovery and investigation revealed that the complaining witness’ injuries did not meet the legal definition of serious bodily injury.  Further, there were facts to indicate that the complaining witness assaulted Shawn first.

Case reduced to a misdemeanor assault with no finding of family violence.  Shawn received deferred adjudication probation and can get the charge off of his record.