2011 MM 4431 A1

Resisting a Law Enforcement Officer Leon County Dropped

Misdemeanor Case

  • Charges: Resist Officer Obstruct without Violence
  • Result: Dropped

Charges

  • Count 1 – Resist Officer Obstruct without Violence

Facts

The Defendant was a passenger in a vehicle that was pulled over. While the officers questioned the driver, the Defendant allegedly refused to answer the officers’ questions, and became agitated in the vehicle. He allegedly resisted being placed in handcuffs and was tased by the officers. Through our efforts, the State agreed to drop the charges in exchange for the Defendant entering a Diversion Program.

Outcome

  • Count 1- Charges dropped, No Information filed, and Defendant successfully completed the Diversion Program.