In the State of Missouri Domestic Assault can be a felony or a misdemeanor. The amount of injuries and the Defendant’s mental state are what determine whether it is a felony or misdemeanor. Domestic Assault not only applies to those in a relationship, but also to those in a family or to individuals who live together. The following are the classifications of domestic assault:
Domestic Assault in the 1st Degree
Domestic Assault in the 2nd Degree
Domestic Assault in the 3rd Degree
Domestic Assault in the 4th Degree
You want to consult with an attorney as soon as possible if you were recently charged with this offense. The attorneys at Miller & Hine are dedicated to provide the best possible defense to our clients, no matter what the charges against them may be. Your freedom and future are at stake. Call us today for a free consultation.