An accusation of smash and grab grand theft is very serious, and the crime carries with it severe penalties. The crime of smash and grab grand theft occurs when an individual knowingly takes or endeavors to take property valued at $300 or more from another person, with the intent to temporarily or permanently deprive that person of his or her right to the property; and, in so doing, causes damage to real property in excess of $1,000 or uses a motor vehicle as an instrumentality in the theft, other than as a getaway vehicle, and thereby causes damage to real property.
This charge can be complex. If you are accused, call (954) 371-0770 to speak with our Weston criminal defense attorney.
Smash and grab grand theft carries a penalty of up to 30 years in prison,
and a fine of up to $3,000. What is more, an individual convicted of smash
and grab grand theft becomes a convicted felon, and will consequently
lose important civil rights, such as the right to vote and the right to
It is imperative that an individual accused of smash and grab grand theft seek representation from an experienced Weston criminal defense lawyer.
Attorney Kevin F. Moot is an experienced criminal litigator, with experience in taking theft cases to trial. Contact the Law Office of Kevin F. Moot now for a free consultation to discuss your potential defense.