Alleged Sex Crime
Our client was charged with continuous sexual abuse of a child, indecency with a child, and sexual assault of a child. They faced 25 to 99 years, or life, in prison for the continuous sexual abuse of a child charge, 2 to 20 years of prison for the indecency with a child, and the sexual assault of a child charges. Mr. Floyd tried the case in front of a jury and they deadlocked. Mistrial. Following the mistrial, the state offered a deferred adjudication probation, which was refused by the client, who Mr. Floyd believed was not guilty. The state dismissed all charges prior to second trial.