Assault & Battery with a Dangerous Weapon
In order to be convicted of the crime of Assault & Battery with a Dangerous Weapon, the prosecutor has the burden of proving, beyond a reasonable doubt:
- That the defendant touched the person of another, however slightly, without having any right or excuse for doing so;
- That the defendant intended to touch the person; and
- That the touching was done with a dangerous weapon.
If you have been charged with the crime of Assault & Battery with a Dangerous Weapon or any other Crime of Violence, you should immediately consult with an experienced Massachusetts Criminal Defense Lawyer who can explain and best protect your legal rights.
Boston Criminal Lawyer Lefteris K. Travayiakis has extensive experience in defending persons accused of the crime of Assault & Battery with a Dangerous Weapon and is available 24/7. To schedule a Free Consultation, Contact Us Online or call 617-325-9500.