face charges (of something)

face charges (of something)
face charges/counts/(of something) phrase
to be accused officially of committing a crime

He faces charges of homicide and crimes against humanity.

Thesaurus: to accuse someone of a crimesynonym police officershyponym
Main entry: face

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