636.03  NEGLIGENT ASSAULT.
   (a)   No person shall negligently, by means of a deadly weapon or dangerous ordnance as defined in Section 672.01 cause physical harm to another or to another’s unborn.
 
   (b)   Whoever violates this section is guilty of negligent assault, a misdemeanor of the third degree.  Punishment shall be as provided in Section 698.02.  (ORC 2903.14)