Robbery is defined as the use of force or intimidation to take someone’s personal property in or around Houston. To prove this criminal charge, a prosecutor must show that a defendant used this tactic to cause fear, their property was taken in their immediate presence, the victim feared an injury, and the defendant tried to or escaped with the stolen property.A robbery charges defense attorney such as one from the Law Offices of Diana E. Sims can represent clients in Harris County with these types of criminal charges.
Attorney Diana Sims has years of experience devising defense strategies for her legal clients. Some possible defenses include that no theft was committed. If there was no theft, then essentially there is no robbery. Another defense is that no injury occurred, which is required for this type of conviction. Some other defense strategies can include intoxication, entrapment, or duress. Our robbery charges defense attorney understands all criminal law in the State of Texas and can create customized defense strategies that strengthen your case in Houston.
If you’ve been charged with a robbery charge in Houston Texas, call to schedule a free consultation with a criminal defense lawyer. The legal experts at the Law Office of Diana E. Sims are ready to defend your case and get you the minimum possible sentencing possible. We offer free legal consultations where we can learn the details of your case and answer all of your questions regarding the legal process. To schedule this free legal consultation, call us at (713) 236-9800 today and allow us to help you keep your freedom and record intact.