PART II – Witness Intimidation and Threatening to Commit a Crime: Dismissed
Same property owner filed additional charges against her neighbor. While in court awaiting a pretrial conference in connection with the above Vandalism case, property owner reported to police that the defendant-neighbor both threatened her and communicated profanities while seated nearby in the courtroom. Based upon this complaint, police issued an arrest warrant for the neighbor and charged her with both Witness Intimidation and Threatening to Commit a Crime. Neighbor continued to maintain her innocence against all allegations by the property owner and again demanded her right to a jury trial. On the morning of trial, successfully moved for another dismissal. The Court granted the motion and dismissed all charges against the neighbor.