2012 MM 1211 A1

Domestic Violence Charges Leon County Dropped

Misdemeanor Case

  • Charges: Domestic Battery
  • Result: Dropped

Charges

  • Count 1 – Domestic Battery

Facts

The Defendant and alleged Victim got into a heated argument that allegedly involved wrestling which led the alleged Victim to call 911. Through our investigation, it was revealed that the alleged Victim only called 911 to diffuse the situation so it would not get more physical. The alleged Victim explained that he never wanted to press charges and through our efforts, he provided a sworn statement attesting to that. Our attorneys provided this statement to the State, which forced them to provide our client with a Nolle Prosequi, dropped the charge.

Outcome

  • Count 1- The State dropped the charges.