Felony Child Endangerment Client Gets Misdemeanor and Suspended Fine

Franklin County, Iowa -- A Clark and Sears Law client was charged with felony Child Endangerment causing bodily injury, OWI Second Offense, and an Open Container violation after officers claimed to watch the client back their car out of a ditch and hit a three year old child with an alleged .338 BAC and a partial bottle of Captain Morgan rum on the floorboard out of their car.

After successful pretrial representation, the endangerment charge was amended to a misdemeanor with a suspended fine. The open container ticket was dismissed.  All jail time was suspended except for 7 days.


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