(1) A person is guilty of robbery in the second degree when, in the course of committing theft, he uses or threatens the immediate use of physical force upon another person with intent to accomplish the theft.
(2) Robbery in the second degree is a Class C felony.

Terms Used In Kentucky Statutes 515.030

  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Physical force: means force used upon or directed toward the body of another
    person. See Kentucky Statutes 515.010

Effective: January 1, 1975
History: 1974 Ky. Acts ch. 406, sec. 131, effective January 1, 1975.