The 18 Robbery Counts
-Definition of robbery: "Forcible stealing." "When such person takes or withholds property from the owner of the property."
-12:45pm. Six counts, robbery in the first degree (involving the six Lennon's owners/employees): "When a person forcibly steals property, and in the course of the crime or immediate flight therefrom, that person (or another participant) causes serious physical injury to any person not involved in the commission of the crime."
-12:51pm. Six more counts, robbery in the first degree (same as above, but include "The defendant, or another participant, was armed with a deadly weapon.")
-12:57pm. Six more counts (for a total of 18), robbery in the second degree. "That John Healy, or by acting in concert with others, forcibly stole property, and was aided in doing so by another person actually present."