When in the course of committing theft, the person threatens or places another in fear or injury or death, the offense is a Second Degree Felony, punishing ranging from 2 to 20 years, with a fine up to $10,000.00.
It is a First Degree Felony if while committing the Robbery the person uses or exhibits a weapon, causes bodily injury or death, or the victim is 65 years of age or over, or is disabled. Punishment ranges from 5 to 99 years, with a fine of up to $10,000.00.
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