SECTION 2.9 ASSAULT WITH INTENT TO KILL
A. A person is guilty of an offense who with intent to kill, willfully and unlawfully causes or attempts to cause physical injury to another.
B. For the purposes of this statute, any credible evidence of strangulation shall be considered evidence of intent to kill.
C. A person found guilty under this Section may be sentenced to imprisonment for a period not to exceed Three (3) Years or to pay a fine not to exceed Fifteen Thousand Dollars ($15,000.00) or both.