Probation/Armed Robbery

Defendant, a 17 year old, approaches a woman and her elderly mother as they get into their car after exiting a grocery store.  After brandishing and threatening the woman with replica gun, defendant robs her of her purse.  Defendant is arrested minutes later, in area, with her purse, still in possession of replica gun.  Defendant identified on scene by victim, and issues a full written confession.  Initial charge is Armed Robbery, 6-30 years in prison.  Reduced to Aggravated Robbery, sentenced to probation and 30 days community service.