Legal Question in Criminal Law in Pennsylvania

i help a buddy steal a atv but only pulled it down a road 200 feet . its only worth 2000 dollars is it a felony or misameder??

Asked on 9/12/09, 9:57 pm

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John Davidson Law Office of John A. Davidson
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I see you're liable for both theft by taking and receiving stolen property. Without looking at the statutes. Which are online. I'd say you're looking at 2 felonies or at best a first degree misdemeanor.

The distance the property was taken is not relevant.


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Answered on 9/18/09, 9:06 am

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