Robbery is illegally taking or attempting to take property from someone else by using force, violence and intimidation. The use or threat of use of force is an integral part of this offence. In determining if force, violence and intimidation make up the offence of Robbery factors surrounding the offence are important. Especially difficult is the threat of violence, and what words and gestures used by the accused. A threat of violence also includes actions taken by the accused that could lead to the complainant reasonably believing that injury would happen.
As Robbery is an indictable offence those convicted of the charge can end up facing prison sentences. Those convicted of the Robbery with a firearm will likely be sentenced to years in jail. This act is an serious indictable offence and requires an experienced lawyer to fight this on your behalf. Our office can assist you with this matter.
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