Burglary with Battery in Okaloosa County and throughout Florida is defined as a burglary where the suspect, in the course of committing the offense, commits a battery against any person.
How serious is Burglary With Battery?
Burglary with Battery is a First Degree felony punishable by LIFE in prison. It is a level 8 offense under the Sentencing Guidelines, which means that it scores 34.5 months as a minimum mandatory prison sentence if convicted as charged.
For charges as serious as Burglary with Battery, you need a local criminal defense attorney with expertise in defending Burglary cases in Okaloosa County. Here at Flaherty & Merrifield, we have the experience and reputation that gets results for my clients. We’ve been earning that reputation one case at a time right here in Okaloosa County since 2001 and we're ready to dedicate ourselves to your defense.
Have You Been Arrested For Burglary in Florida?
If you've been arrested for burglary in Florida you need to speak with an experienced burglary attorney as soon as possible. Contact us online or call our Fort Walton Beach office directly at 850.243.6097 to schedule your free consultation.