Client while visiting friends at Bryant University was arrested for disorderly conduct. During the arrest, officers attempted to search client’s vehicle and client allegedly assaulted the officer to prevent the search. Upon searching the car, police discovered a Schedule IV drug. Attorney Abilheira secured a dismissal of the felony charge for Possession of a Controlled Substance and the charge of Simple Assault. Client was merely sentenced to a filing on the misdemeanor charge of Disorderly Conduct.
Outcome: Felony Possession of a Controlled Substance dismissed, Simple Assault dismissed, Disorderly Conduct- Filing