My ex hit me in the face seval times when we were having a argument and he broke my nose, is this considered assault

I have pics and witness who saw my nose broke and heard him say he did it. Can I press charges on him?

Red Oak, TX -

Attorney Answers (3)

Macy Michelle Jaggers

Macy Michelle Jaggers

Violent Crime Lawyer - Dallas, TX
Answered

Yes. This is a felony aggravated assault. You need to contact the police immediately.

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Rachel Elizabeth Wentworth

Rachel Elizabeth Wentworth

Criminal Defense Attorney - Chesapeake, VA
Answered

What you have described is most definitely assault .. in Virginia it would be considered a felony. You should contact your local police department to discuss filing charges against him.

James Regan

James Regan

Violent Crime Lawyer - Fort Pierce, FL
Answered

Yes. Dial 911. Or go to the nearest police station. Ellis County Sheriff Office (972) 825-4901

Here are two Ellis County DV shelters:

Hannah’s House
Waxahachie, TX 75165
Phone: (972) 937-1321

Samaritan’s House
Waxahachie, TX 75165
Phone: (972) 938-5700

Here is some helpful information once your have reported:

Ellis County DA Victim Assistance Coordinator
1201 N. Hwy. 77, Ste. 104
Waxahachie, TX 75165
(972) 825-5046

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