Robbery in Lackawanna County

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Pennsylvania’s robbery statute defines the offense as a theft crime that involves the defendant's usage of force or threat to injure a victim or multiple victims. The consequences of a robbery charge can include decades in prison – during this time of crisis, you should not hesitate to retain effective legal counsel.

An arrest is not a conviction, and there is still hope to build the defense you need at the Law Offices of William D. Thompson. With our Scranton theft crime attorney on your side, you can trust that we be diligent in fighting every piece of evidence that is presented against you.

Retain aggressive legal representation from the Law Offices of William D. Thompson by calling (570) 666-1068 today. Se habla español.

Pennsylvania’s Robbery Laws

Depending on the nature and circumstances of the offense, robbery can be charged as a first-degree, second-degree, or third-degree felony. The penalties range between each felony – a first-felony can sentence you to 20 years in prison while the penalty for a third-degree felony is 7 years in prison.

Robbery typically includes the following criminal elements:

  • The offense caused serious bodily injury or harm to someone
  • Threats to commit any first or second-degree felony
  • Threatened someone to the point of making them fear for their life or wellbeing

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