Felony Domestic Violence Case Set for Trial

A DC Superior Court judge scheduled a felony domestic violence case for trial.

The defendant is indicted on charges of malicious disfigurement while armed, assault with a dangerous weapon, aggravated assault knowingly while armed and robbery while armed in connection with an incident that allegedly occurred on or about June 14, 2019.

Judge Rainey Brandt scheduled the trial process to begin on May 16.

The prosecution anticipates taking two to three days to present their case. 

The defendant is currently released into the High Intensity Supervision Program. According to a Pretrial Services Agency officer, he is in compliance with his release conditions. 

A trial readiness hearing is set to take place on March 14.