Thursday, March 21, 2013

Indecent Assault - Dismissed

Date:     1/28/13
Commonwealth v. A.C.

Charges:              18§3126§§A1 – Indec. Assault-W/O Cons. Of Other        

Facts:               After “victim” made reports to Monaca Police, Defendant, a business owner in Beaver County was charged with Indecent Assault without consent.  
                        Attorney Paletta planned his defense strategy by obtaining surveillance video, interviewing, and subpoenaing witnesses to attend and testify at Defendant’s Preliminary Hearing.
                        Following two previous postponements by the Commonwealth and District Attorney’s Office, a final Preliminary Hearing was held on January 28, 2013, in Beaver County Central.

Disposition       At the conclusion of the Preliminary Hearing the District Judge Dismissed all charges against Defendant.