There are three degrees of Robbery. The degree is determined by elements such as whether (and how seriously) someone is injured, weather (and how) the defendant is armed, and whether it is a motor vehicle that is stolen.

Forcibly stealing property.

Forcibly stealing property:

  • While committing a crime and either causing physical injury to someone, or displaying what appears to be a pistol, revolver, rifle, shotgun, machine gun or other firearm, or
  • That is a motor vehicle.

Forcibly stealing property while committing a crime:

  • And causing serious physical injury to someone,
  • While armed with a deadly weapon,
  • By using or threatening to use a dangerous instrument, or
  • By displaying a loaded and functional pistol, revolver, rifle, shotgun, machine gun or other firearm.

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