Assault in the 4th Degree in Missouri

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Fourth-degree assault is a very serious charge. You want to consult with a criminal defense attorney as soon as possible if you were recently charged with this offense. The attorneys at Miller & Hine are dedicated to providing the best possible defense to our clients, no matter what the charges against them may be. Your freedom and future are at stake.

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What Is 4th Degree Assault?

Any individual that recklessly injures or attempts to injure another person can be charged with fourth-degree assault in Missouri.

A person commits the offense of assault in the 4th degree if:

Assault in the fourth degree is a Class C misdemeanor unless the victim is a special victim in which case it’s a Class A misdemeanor.

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