assault and battery


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assault and battery

Criminal law a threat of attack to another person followed by actual attack, which need amount only to touching with hostile intent
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Lekisha Andino, 22, of 39 New Vista Lane, Worcester, charged with assault and battery; disorderly conduct; assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, (shod foot), continued to May 26.
Clinton, charged with assault and battery and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (motor vehicle), continued to Sept.
Worcester, charged with assault and battery and attempting to commit a crime (breaking and entering in the daytime with intent to commit a felony), dismissed.
Sierra was charged with two counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and two counts of assault and battery on a child causing bodily injury.
Christopher John Kerr, 28, of 10 Millbury Terrace, Millbury, charged with assault and battery, continued to April 6.
Worcester, charged with disturbing the peace, assault and battery, and resisting arrest, continued to Nov.
Worcester, charged with assault with a dangerous weapon (firearm) and assault and battery, continued to Oct.
Worcester, charged with two counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (blunt object), continued to Oct.
Millbury, charged with four counts of assault and battery, five counts of assault and battery on a police officer, disturbing the peace, disorderly conduct, threatening to commit a crime (to murder), and resisting arrest, continued to Sept.
All of the indictments, except the one charging indecent assault and battery on a child, one count of assault and battery and one count of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (knife), list either Jeremiah or one of his siblings as the alleged victim.
3, Worcester, charged with attempted murder, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (box cutter), assault and battery, assault with intent to murder, kidnapping and threatening to commit a crime, continued to Sept.
Kiranmayi Sonti, 39, of 35 Maple Way, Boylston, two counts of assault and battery on a child with an injury, dismissed; assault and battery, sufficient facts found, but continued without a finding until July 17, 2015, anger management, parenting class, follow DCF plans, $50 victim witness assessment; intimidation of a witness/juror/police/court official, dismissed.