Q: For a first time offense of wanton endangerment first degree and domestic violence fourth degree- likely outcome?
Gun involved but shot at ground. Under influence of alcohol. No one injured or pressing charges.
A: It depends greatly on the facts, victim testimony and evidence. Domestic violence cases in Louisville have a special set of prosecutors and are examined very carefully. A felony carries up to five years in prison but these type of charges are on the cusp of a misdemeanor or a felony. I strongly recommend you hire an experienced attorney to handle this case in the hopes of getting a misdemeanor or a favorable resolution.
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