Winchester, TN asked in Criminal Law for Tennessee

Q: What is minimum and maximum jail time for attempted aggravated robbery in tn

My brother n law is charged with it his friend that was with him has wrote a statement against him what is his best option on this

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Brian Lehman
Brian Lehman

A: " A conviction of aggravated robbery carries a range of imprisonment of 8 - 12 years as a standard range I offender. A person must serve at least 70% of the sentence before the defendant is eligible for parole."


Eric M Larsen
Eric M Larsen
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Franklin, TN
  • Licensed in Tennessee

A: Aggravated Robbery is a class B felony. An attempt would make that a class C felony. The punishment for a class C felony is 3-15 years depending on his range. His range is determined by the number of prior felony convictions. It's a bit more complicated and there are options other than spending all that time in prison.

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