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What is the sentencing for a 17 year old who has committed armed robbery, assault with a deadly weapon, and battery assault and

Bakersfield, CA |

17 year old male, hasn't committed any crimes in the past, charged with armed robbery, assault with a deadly weapon, and battery assault.

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It will depend on his case. He clearly needs an attorney. Is he being tried as an adult?
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Too broad of a question here. He obviuodly has an attorney and check sentncing guidlelines online.


While there are enhancement or other special allegations that could increase the punishment, 1st degree robbery is punishable by three, four, or six years in state prison. 2nd Degree Robbery is punishable by imprisonment in the state prison for two, three, or five years.