4-2-1: ASSAULT:
   A.   Assault Defined: An assault is:
      1.   An unlawful attempt, coupled with apparent ability, to commit a violent injury on the person of another; or
      2.   An intentional, unlawful threat by word or act to do violence to the person of another, coupled with an apparent ability to do so, and doing some act which creates a well founded fear in such other person that such violence is imminent. (Ord. 149, 6-8-1994)
   B.   Penalty: Assault is a misdemeanor punishable as provided in section 1-4-1 of this code. (Ord. 149, 6-8-1994; amd. 2008 Code)