MOJAVE – A California City man arrested for Assault with a Deadly Weapon was sentenced in Mojave on May 24.
Thirty-year-old Steven Coolidge was sentenced to one year in the county jail, fined $370 and placed on formal probation for three years.
Coolidge was arrested earlier this year by California City Police; according to California City Police Chief Eric Hurtado, a fight broke out in the Great Circle Drive area of California City and the victim, who’s name was not released, suffered a stab wound to the leg. A bloodied knife was found at the scene while the victim was being transported to the hospital for treatment. Coolidge pled No Contest to the charge of Assault with a Deadly Weapon other than Firearm/Great Bodily Injury Force – Personal Use on April 26 in a Mojave court room. Coolidge was remanded into custody after sentencing.