CRIMES AGAINST THE PERSON
Robbery is defined as:
- The felonious taking of personal property
- in the possession of another,
- from his person or immediate presence and against his will,
- accomplished by means of force or fear.
Robbery is punishable by five years to life in prison. In addition, if a firearm (even a simulated or inoperable firearm) is used in the robbery, an additional three years of mandatory prison time is imposed. Representation by criminal defense lawyer is always recommended.Read Our Criminal Defense Attorney Testimonials