707-713 Reckless endangering in the first degree. (1) A person commits the offense of reckless endangering in the first degree if the person employs widely dangerous means in a manner which recklessly places another person in danger of death or serious bodily injury or intentionally fires a firearm in a manner which recklessly places another person in danger of death or serious bodily injury.

(2) Reckless endangering in the first degree is a class C felony. [L 1972, c 9, pt of 1; am L 1978, c 215, 1; am L 1988, c 285, 1; gen ch 1992]

 

Case Notes

 

Under 701-109(4)(a) and (c), reckless endangering in the first degree under this section is an included offense of attempted murder in the second degree under 707-701.5. 94 H. 513 (App.), 17 P.3d 862 (2001).

Cited: 55 H. 531, 534, 523 P.2d 299 (1974).

 

 

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