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Verdict: Freddie Potts has been found guilt of first-degree assault
March 27, 2014
 

Verdict: Freddie Potts has been found guilty of first-degree assault.

 

Freddie Potts has been found guilty of first-degree assault, second-degree assault of an officer and resisting arrest.

 

On Aug. 28, 2012, Potts aimed a gun at B.B.’s head in the Patch neighborhood and told him he would kill him. B.B. ran and the defendant shot the gun. As officers attempted to arrest Potts, he ran. Once Potts was apprehended, he punched one of the officers in the face.

 

On March 25, 2014, a St. Louis jury found Potts guilty of first-degree assault, second-degree assault of an officer and resisting arrest. Sentencing is set in the case for May 16th in front of St. Louis Circuit Court Judge Rex M. Burlison.

 

Congratulations ACA Gilliam and team!

 

 
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