Home Invasion With an Assault or Battery

The Tampa Assault and Battery Attorneys at Thomas & Paulk are devoted to protecting the rights of those accused of committing violent crimes.

Case #: 08-CF-06124
Our client was charged with a first degree punishable by life felony. The allegations were that our client broke into a residence with a co-defendant. The co-defendant struck the owner of the home in the face while attempting to flee the residence. The owner of the home fired a handgun as the co-defendant fled the home. Our client was facing mandatory prison and a felony record. The officer arranged a meeting with the victim and the State Attorney. We were able to keep our client from becoming a convicted felon or from serving any time in jail. The co-defendant, who was not our client, was sentenced to multiple years in Florida State Prison.

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