ST. JOSEPH — Antonio Lucas hugged his team of lawyers and said, “Oh my goodness, thank you all so much” after he was acquitted on all counts in Berrien County Trial Court Friday.

Lucas was on trial in Judge Angela Pasula’s courtroom this week on 15 counts, including four counts of varying degrees of criminal sexual conduct, eight counts of varying degrees of assault, two weapons charges and one count of possession of a firearm by a felon.