Sec. 14-17. Assault in the third degree.

 

(a) A person commits the offense of assault in the third degree if he:

 

(1) Intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly causes bodily injury to another person; or

(2) Threatens another in a menacing manner.

 

(b) Assault in the third degree shall be an offense.

 

Source:  Code 1962, 6-1-4

State law reference--Similar provisions. R.R.S. 1943, 28-310.