609.24 SIMPLE ROBBERY.
Whoever, having knowledge of not being entitled thereto, takes personal property from the
person or in the presence of another and uses or threatens the imminent use of force against any
person to overcome the person's resistance or powers of resistance to, or to compel acquiescence
in, the taking or carrying away of the property is guilty of robbery and may be sentenced to
imprisonment for not more than ten years or to payment of a fine of not more than $20,000, or both.
History: 1963 c 753 art 1 s 609.24; 1984 c 628 art 3 s 11; 1986 c 444