Juneau man has one charge dismissed, another reduced

Posted: Thursday, April 29, 2010

JUNEAU - A Juneau man accused of robbing and assaulting another man on Jan. 18 has had one charge dropped and another reduced to a misdemeanor.

Prosecution dismissed the robbery charge against 34-year-old Rafael Lopez. He also pled down from a felony third degree assault charge to fourth degree assault, according to court documents.

Police reports alleged Lopez and two other men assaulted a 40-year-old man in the 8200 block of Glacier Highway by knife point, robbing the man and tasering him with a stun gun.

As part of his guilty plea agreement, Lopez will serve 1 year in jail.


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