Boston Larceny from a Person Attorney
Massachusetts Larceny from a Person Laws
Larceny from a person is a very serious criminal offense. In some cases, it may be possible to reduce a robbery charge to larceny from a person. In order for the state to prove a defendant guilty of larceny from a person, the state must prove several things. The prosecution must prove that the defendant took, carried away the property of another from that person, with the intent to permanently deprive that person of the property.
Massachusetts Larceny from a Person Penalties
If convicted of larceny from a person, a defendant can face up to 5 years in state prison or up to 2 ½ years in jail. If the defendant is convicted of a second or subsequent offense, the defendant can be sentenced to no less than 1 year.
Massachusetts Larceny from a Person Lawyers
Larceny from a person is a serious felony and you need a good defense team on your side. Many of these cases have identification issues and a good lawyer may be able to help you create an effective defense. Attorney Chan has prosecuted and defended a lot these cases in Massachusetts. Attorney Chan will create an aggressive defensive strategy for your case.
Call Attorney Jason Chan today at 508-808-8902 to talk about your larceny from a person case.