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.
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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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