Arrested on Robbery Charges in Pennsylvania?
Defend Your Rights with an Aggressive, Experienced Defense Lawyer!
Robbery is a felony charge which carries a risk of serious jail
time. With any serious criminal offense, you need to act quickly and
talk to an attorney to work out your best defense options right
The sooner I can get on the case, the more options there are to
challenge the evidence when it is first presented, and try to get it
thrown out, or at least get the charges reduced to a less serious
offense. If you've been arrested and charged with robbery in
Pennsylvania, contact us for a free
criminal defense legal consultation on your case as soon as
possible, and we'll go over the case and tell you know exactly how
we can help you.
Can I fight and Win Against a Robbery Charge in Court?
Yes, it is very possible to challenge the facts of the case based
on the evidence against you.
It is also possible to get the charges reduced down to a
misdemeanor theft charge, if evidence of robbery is not very strong.
It is very possible for a robbery case to be "overcharged", when a
robbery should really be a theft charge, or
be reduced from a felony 2 to a felony 3.
We can discuss strategy and options in a no obligation legal
What is Robbery?
Under Pennsylvania criminal laws, robbery is
defined as theft by the use of force. Generally this means taking
something directly from a person. The alleged force may be slight,
but with any coercion or threat when engaging in theft, you may be
charged with the much more serious charge of robbery.
Pennsylvania Robbery Penalties
Robbery is classified as a Felony 3, which carries a
maximum penalty of up to 7 years in prison.
If in the course of committing a robbery, you cause bodily
injury to a person, or put them in fear of bodily injury, it is
a Felony 2, which carries a maximum penalty of up to 10 years
If in the course of committing a robbery, you cause serious
bodily injury to a person, or put them in fear of serious
bodily injury, it is a Felony 1, which carries a maximum
penalty of up to 20 years in prison.
Free Consultation on Pennsylvania Robbery or Theft Charges
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robbery where may be facing jail time, you need top legal
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