8.2. Aggravated Assault
This is a Florida Jury Instructions form that can be used for 08 Assault And Battery within Criminal.
Last updated: 2/28/2006
8.2. AGGRAVATED ASSAULT 784.021, Fla. Stat. To prove the crimult, the State me of Aggravated Assaust prove the following four elements beyond a reasonable doubt. The first three elements define assault. 1. [Name of defendant] intentionally and unlawfully threatened, either by word or act, to do violence to [name of victim]. 2. At the time, [name of defendant] appeared to have the ability to carry out the threat. 3. The act of [name of defendant] created in the mind of [name of victim a ] well-founded fear that the violence was about to take place. 4.a. ade with a deadly weapon.] afully-formde with a ed, conscious intent to commit b. [The assault was made with a NOTE TO JUDGE: If 4b is alleged, define the crime charged. A weapon is a "deadly weapon" if it is used or threatened to be used in a way likely to produce death or great bodily harm. It is not necessary for the State to prove that [name of defendant] had intent to kill.