How Does Misdemeanor Battery Become Felony Battery In Okaloosa County?

If you have a prior conviction of any type of misdemeanor battery or felony Battery related offense in Florida, a subsequent battery offense in Okaloosa County may be charged as Felony Battery.

However, your attorney may be able to challenge the prior conviction in court and get the charges reduced.

Regardless of the charge, if you’ve been arrested for battery, talk to a criminal defense attorney. Call me at (850) 362-6655 for a free consultation.