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Hit & Run Class 5 Felony – Virginia Lawyers

If you are dealing with a Hit & Run Class 5 Felony Charge in Virginia, contact our law firm immediately for help.

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Hit & Run Class 5 Felony defense in Virginia

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Virginia Hit Run Class 5 Fairfax
Virginia Hit Run Class 5 Fairfax

James V v. Commonwealth

Facts:

A jury in the Circuit Court of Fairfax (Virginia) convicted defendant of various offenses, including attempted malicious wounding in violation of Va. Code Ann. § 18.2-51.1, and felony hit-and-run in violation of Va. Code Ann. § 46.2-894. Defendant appealed.

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Holdings:

The Virginia Court made the following holding:
  • When determining the scope of the charged offense, courts consider as “incorporated by reference” the statutes cited in the indictment.
  • Any person convicted of a violation of this section is guilty of (i) a Class 5 felony if the accident results in injury to or the death of any person, or if the accident results in more than $ 1000 of damage to property or (ii) a Class 1 misdemeanor if the accident results in damage of $ 1000 or less to property.

We have client meeting locations in Fairfax Richmond Virginia Beach Loudoun Prince William Fredericksburg & Lynchburg.

Hit & Run Class 5 Felony defense in Virginia

We will do our absolute best to help you get the best result possible based on the facts of your case. Our law firm has the necessary experience to assist you with this matter.

Fairfax Court House Detail:

Fairfax Circuit Court

4110 Chain Bridge Road,
Fairfax, VA 22030.

Fairfax County General District Court

4110 Chain Bridge Road,
Fairfax, VA 22030.

Fairfax County Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court

4110 Chain Bridge Road,
Fairfax, VA 22030-4020.

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Disclaimer:

These summaries are provided by the SRIS Law Group. They represent the firm’s unofficial views of the Justices’ opinions. The original opinions should be consulted for their authoritative content.

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