final until disposition of any timely and authorized motion
under Fla. R. App. P. 9.330 or 9.331.
appeal from the Circuit Court for Escambia County. John L.
N'Kosi Lerone Jones, pro se, Appellant.
Moody, Attorney General, and Barbara Debelius, Assistant
Attorney General, Tallahassee, for Appellee.
Lerone Jones challenges the denial of his motion to correct
an illegal sentence which in turn challenged the
reclassification of his conviction for aggravated battery to
a first degree felony pursuant to section 775.087(1), Florida
Statutes (2011). We affirm.
was charged with aggravated battery. Such an offense can be
established in two ways: (i) the intentional infliction of
great bodily harm, permanent disability, or permanent
disfigurement; or (ii) use of a deadly weapon.
§ 784.045(1)(a), Fla. Stat. (2011). The information by
which Jones was charged alleged that he did intentionally or
knowingly cause great bodily harm, permanent disability or
permanent disfigurement to [the victim] and
during the commission of said battery did carry, actually
possess and discharge a firearm which caused great bodily
jury in Jones' trial utilized a verdict with the
THE JURY, find as follows, as to the counts charged
in the Information:
√ Guilty of Aggravated Battery
1. If you find the defendant guilty of Aggravated Battery, do
you find that the defendant committed the Aggravated Battery
__ a. Intentionally causing great ...