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O.R.C. 2903.05 Negligent homicide


This form of homicide is the lowest crime for the killing of a person. To be charged with this crime, the accidental/negligent killing of someone by means of a deadly weapon or a dangerous ordnance (some other type of weaponry). Think accidently shooting and killing another hunter in the forest because they looked like other game.

This crime is punishable by a misdemeanor of the first degree.

If you have been charged with any homicide, do not hesitate to contact your local criminal defense attorneys at The Meranda Law Firm, LTD, where we will work in the most amicable way to resolve your case.