Q: I’m being charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and 2 counts of shooting at a motor vehicle no one hurt?
I have no prior charges or criminal records what are my possibilities?
A: With aggravated assault, that is considered a violent crime. From the looks of it, the DA is going to try to add firearm enhancements to the charge, which could lead to serious jail time. The biggest problem, though, is that even though this would be your first felony, if you are convicted and because this is a violent crime, it would be a day-for-day sentence. I would highly encourage you to reach out to an experienced criminal defense lawyer to discuss possible defenses and the details of your case.
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