Q: Person A was blackout drunk and hit person B with an object on the head. If person B presses charges what would happen?
Person B sustained unknown injuries but we can assume a mild concussion and mild lacerations
A: Person A would likely be charged with 2nd Degree Assault, which is a felony. Person B doesn't "press" charges. The allegations get reported to law enforcement, law enforcement investigates, and the county attorney makes a charging decision.
Thomas C Gallagher agrees with this answer
A: If police are aware of those facts, a felony "Assault 2" charge seems likely. Voluntary intoxication is not likely to be a defense. The person accused will need a criminal defense attorney.
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