According to Glendale Police, thirty-eight-year-old (38) Patrick Morrow was charged with aggravated assault after an incident that occurred at the Pink Cabaret, a strip club near 69th Avenue and Northern. On Sunday, at approximately midnight, a woman told Police that Mr. Morrow held her against a wall causing her to pass out. Mr. Morrow told Police that he yelled at the woman and grabbed her by her collar because he was upset that she gave another man a lap dance. The woman was transported to a local hospital.
According to Arizona Revised Statute § 13-1204, “A person commits aggravated assault if the person commits assault . . . under any of the following circumstances: (1) If the person causes serious physical injury to another . . . .” Under Arizona law, aggravated assault can be charged as a Class 5 to Class 2 Felony that may result in penalties of five (5) to fifteen (15) years in prison for the first conviction, ten (10) to twenty (20) years in prison for the second conviction, and fifteen (15) to twenty-five (25) years in prison for the third conviction.
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