While being accused of any type of crime is a serious situation, facing a criminal charge for a violent crime does not only carry potential harsh penalties but could also damage the reputation of the defendant. For these reasons, it is important that defendants are aware of the charges against them and whether they have any defenses available to them that could reduce the charges or dismiss them altogether.
Making a legal defense plan is an important step to take when an individual is accused of a crime. This is especially true when a defendant is facing serious criminal charges. Hudson Valley attorneys understand that allegations of a violent crime such as murder, battery or an armed robbery could carry serious penalties and other consequences. In order to avoid these consequences, the accused should understand their situation and how they could reduce or dismiss the charges against them.
Criminal allegations can seriously affect the personal and professional life of the accused. This is especially true when it involves a violent crime. The suspect could endure hardship even before the charges are finalized. Crafting a strong defense strategy against the allegations could not only lessen the affects the charges have on a defendant's life, but could also reduce or some or all of the charges against, possibly avoiding conviction.
Police in Newburgh, New York are looking for a man in his late 20s or early 30s. According to police, the man is wanted for an armed robbery. Reports allege that the manager of a local ShopRite store called police after the manager and the store employees were tied up while the store was robbed.