Domestic Violence Assault (4th Degree) — Young Man Charged After Witness Said He Pushed His Girlfriend to the Ground outside Concert
RESULT | Dismissed
A young man who had been drinking and who had no prior criminal history was accused by a witness of pushing his girlfriend to the ground on a dark, rainy night outside a concert venue. The girlfriend told police she had tripped and fallen in the mud and that her boyfriend had not pushed her. The defense presented the prosecutor with information obtained through investigation and character references as well as proof that the man did not have an alcohol problem. The prosecution agreed to dismiss the case.