Theft, Burglary, Robbery
If you have been arrested for a theft type crime in the Tampa Bay Area, call Chris Abdoney and have an experienced criminal defense attorney in Florida to discuss your case with you. Theft crimes range in severity depending on the value of the property taken and the manner in which it was taken. The theft crimes in Florida are petit-theft, grand-theft, grand-theft auto, identity theft, robbery, armed robbery, burglary, armed burglary among others. If the value of the property is less than $500.00, the usual charge is a misdemeanor crime of petit-theft. If the value is more than $500.00, the usual charge is grand-theft. If the property was taken by force, then you may be charged with robbery and if you use a firearm during the taking of someone’s property, you can be charged with armed robbery or armed burglary. Burglary is when a defendant enters or remains in someone’s home or automobile or other structure with the intent to commit a crime while they are in the home, automobile, or other structure. When a person has been charged with one of these crimes, it is in their best interest to consult an experienced criminal defense attorney about there legal rights and defenses. Let an experienced criminal defense attorney like Chris Abdoney handle your case.