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The DC Code: § 22-2801 Robbery.

Index22 Criminal Offenses and Penalties. (Refs & Annos)

Whoever by force or violence, whether against resistance or by sudden or stealthy seizure or snatching, or by putting in fear, shall take from the person or immediate actual possession of another anything of value, is guilty of robbery, and any person convicted thereof shall suffer imprisonment for not less than 2 years nor more than 15 years.

Historical and Statutory

Prior Codifications 1981 Ed., § 22-2901. 1973 Ed., § 22-2901. DC CODE § 22-2801 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Mar. 3, 1901, 31 Stat. 1322, ch. 854, § 810; Dec. 27, 1967, 81 Stat. 737, Pub. L. 90-226, title VI, § 603.)