Armed Robbery Lawyer in North Bergen, NJ
First degree armed robbery is one of the most serious offenses under the New Jersey criminal code. If convicted, a defendant could be sentenced up to twenty (20) years in a New Jersey State Prison. In addition, since this offense falls under the No Early Release Act, the Defendant must serve 85% of their sentence before they become eligible for parole. For more information on the offense of first degree armed robbery, including what exactly separates a first degree robbery from a second degree robbery, please click here. If you or someone you know has been charged with the offense of robbery in North Bergen, New Jersey, the Law Office of Jonathan F. Marshall can help. If you would like to schedule a free initial consultation, with any one of our eight North Bergen NJ criminal defense lawyers, please contact our Jersey City office directly at (201) 309-1800. Here is a recent article about a women who was the victim of a recent armed robbery in North Bergen.
North Bergen Police Allege two men Robbed a Women at Knife Point
The North Bergen Police Department has reported that a forty year old women is alleging that she was approached by two unknown males at approximately 6:40 am and demanded that she turn over all her money. She further stated that one of the males had a long kitchen knife in his possession and threatened to use it if necessary. The two alleged robbers took off with the victim’s purse, which she alleges contained $130 dollars.
The defendant’s then fled the scene, leaving the women unharmed. The police are looking for any assistance in this matter. The victim has told the North Bergen Police that “one of the men was around 45 years old and wearing a gray shirt, brown military jacket and had white paint on him”.
If you or someone you know has been charged with the offense of armed robbery in North Bergen, the Law Office of Jonathan F. Marshall can help. We have over 100 years of combined experience on staff, including over twenty-five years of prior prosecuting experience. If you would like to discuss your case with any one of our eight North Bergen robbery lawyers, please contact our Jersey City office directly at (201) 309-1800.