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Legal Statutes: Arkansas

UPDATED September 15, 2017

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Subchapter 3. Domestic Battering and Assault

back to top5-26-307. First degree assault on a family or household member

(a) A person commits first degree assault on a family or household member if the person recklessly engages in conduct that creates a substantial risk of death or serious physical injury to a family or household member.

(b) First degree assault on a family or household member is a Class A misdemeanor.
Acts of 1979, Act 396, § 5; Acts of 1995, Act 1291, § 5.