A Florida man has been charged with assault, battery and attempted petit larceny after he attempted to rape, strangle and choke missing Suspect Juan Carlos Garcia while the victim reported the matter to the police.
Police say the incident happened on Nov. 10. 16, 2023 at 10:30 p.m. While relaxing in a tent outside an office in Miami, Garcia woke him up. Garcia allegedly noticed a scalp injury and tried to pull her out of the tent. The injured man fought back, and Garcia began choking him. The casualty could choose to distribute and travel free.
Garcia followed the person in question and sped up to him near a dumpster. Garcia allegedly struck the victim in the head and then fled the area. The injured party had the right to call 911.
Police responded to the scene and began a search for Garcia. They thought he was a slight chance after they ducked into a nearby backyard. Garcia was arrested and taken into custody.
What is Endeavor Sexual Assault?
Attempted sexual assault is a misdemeanor in Florida that occurs when a person attempts to engage in sexual activity with another person without consent Sexual assault demonstrated may include having the person in question will communicate or snatch it, makes an obscene gesture, or presents the person inside with a question
What is a battery?
Battery is a misdemeanor in Florida that occurs when a person intentionally contacts or strikes another person without consent. Similarly, battery may be committed by a person who intentionally threatens another entrant by making painful or hostile contact or blows.
What is Petit Robbery?
Petit burglary is a misdemeanor in Florida that occurs when a person takes less than $100 worth of property.
What are the penalties for sexual assault, battery and attempted petit theft in Florida?
Attempted rape is a second-degree misdemeanor in Florida. The penalty for a misdemeanor is 15 years in prison and a $10,000 fine.
In Florida, battery is a first offense. A first offense is punishable by up to one year in jail and a $1,000 fine.