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Legal Information: Delaware

Statutes: Delaware

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Updated: 
April 8, 2020

§ 611. Assault in the third degree; class A misdemeanor

A person is guilty of assault in the third degree when:

(1) The person intentionally or recklessly causes physical injury to another person; or

(2) With criminal negligence the person causes physical injury to another person by means of a deadly weapon or a dangerous instrument.

Assault in the third degree is a class A misdemeanor.