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Legal Statutes: Connecticut

UPDATED January 10, 2017

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Part V. Assault and Related Offenses

back to top§ 53a-63. Reckless endangerment in the first degree: Class A misdemeanor

(a) A person is guilty of reckless endangerment in the first degree when, with extreme indifference to human life, he recklessly engages in conduct which creates a risk of serious physical injury to another person.

(b) Reckless endangerment in the first degree is a class A misdemeanor.
(1969, P.A. 828, § 64, eff. Oct. 1, 1971.)