Assault with Intent to Commit Sexual Penetration

Elements of Offense - Ann Arbor, MI - Washtenaw County

The crime of Assault with Intent to Commit Sexual Penetration is a serious felony offense which can result in 10 years imprisonment. The crime of Assault with Intent to Commit Sexual Penetration is committed when a person commits an assault upon another person with the intent to commit sexual penetration. Sexual penetration means sexual intercourse, cunnilingus, fellatio, anal intercourse, or any other intrusion, however slight, of any part of a person's body or of any object into the genital or anal openings of another person's body, but emission of semen is not required. This offense is charged when sexual penetration is not completed. If sexual penetration is completed, the offense will be more seriously charged by the prosecuting attorney.

The maximum prison sentence for an Assault with Intent to Commit Sexual Penetration conviction is 10 years imprisonment. The typical minimum sentence in Washtenaw County is approximately 2-4 years in prison. A person convicted of Assault with Intent to Commit Sexual Penetration will be required to register as a Sex Offender on the Sex Offender Registry for a minimum of 25 years.