It is now well-known that NFL Star Ben Roethlisberger was recently accused of sexual assault. It appears Roethlisberger was at a bar in the Georgia Town College area with friends when the alleged assault took place in the bar bathroom. This is the second alleged sexual assault incident for the Pittsburgh Steelers Quarterback. The first alleged incident occurred in July of 2008.
Sexual Battery/Assault, defined under California Penal Code Section 243.4, is defined as any person who touches an intimate part of another person while that person is unlawfully restrained by the accused or an accomplice, and if the touching is against the will of the person touched and is for the purpose of sexual arousal, sexual gratification, or sexual abuse, is guilty of sexual battery. Sexual Assault can be verbal or physical. It can be charged as a serious felony and can have a serious impact on you.
Facing allegations of a sex crime can lead to very serious consequences. Please contact our experienced and aggressive Southern California criminal defense attorneys at Wallin and Klarich. Our attorneys have the skills and expertise needed to provide you with a strong defense in your case. Please call us at 888-280-6839 or visit us at our website at www.wklaw.com. We will be there when you call.