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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Worcester, charged with disorderly conduct; two counts assault and battery, continued to May 27.
Worcester, charged with unarmed robbery and assault and battery, continued to March 11 on $5,000 cash bail.
Worcester, charged with vandalizing property and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (cellphone), continued to March 4 on $500 cash bail.
Worcester, charged with assault and battery and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (wall), continued to Nov.
Krauss, 23, of 28 Ladybank Road, Worcester, charged with assault and battery, continued to Oct.
Polli, 37, of 28 Ayrshire Road, Worcester, charged with assault and battery, continued to Oct.
Milford, charged with three counts of statutory rape of a child, indecent assault and battery on a child under 14, and trespassing, continued to Sept.
Alberto Sierra was indicted on charges of kidnapping of a child, four counts of assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (belt or knife), two counts of assault and battery, three counts of reckless endangerment of a child and single counts of indecent assault and battery on a child and assault and battery on a child causing injury.
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.
Jose Barbosa, 26, of the Worcester County House of Correction, assault and battery, dismissed; assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, dismissed; assault and battery on a correctional facility employee, guilty, five months in the House of Correction, no credit.
Ortega, 36, of 92 Outlook Drive, Worcester, charged with assault and battery and indecent assault and battery on a person 14 or over, continued to Aug.
Reinaldo Riopedre, 41, of 49 Pleasant Valley Drive, Worcester, charged with assault and battery, continued to July 31 on $1,000 cash bail.