Commonwealth v. Y.O (Youthful Offender case)

Dominic L. Pang

Case Conclusion Date:February 14, 2013

Practice Area:Criminal Defense

Outcome:Not Guilty

Description:Client charged with unarmed robbery while masked and aggravated assault and battery. Victim's jaw was broken during robbery. Theory of defense was mistaken identification. Cross-examination revealed that lead investigating officer failed to conduct a complete investigation and failed to disclose key identification evidence to the grand jury. Cross examination of the victim got him to admit weaknesses in his identification of his assailants. Jury returned Not Guilty verdicts on all counts in less than 2 hours.