The felony offense of Larceny from a Person is a felony crime punishable by up to 10 years imprisonment. The offense of Larceny from a Person is committed when a person steals property from another person. A person must have the intent to steal property from the person in order to be convicted of this offense. There need not be any injury for this charge to go forward. This offense does not involve use of a weapon or an assault.
If a person is convicted of the offense of Larceny from a Person in Washtenaw County, he/she will normally spend approximately 2-3 years in prison. A person convicted of this felony offense will also lose the right to vote, the right to possess and use firearms, the right to serve on a jury, the ability to obtain certain professional licenses and obtain quality employment, the ability to obtain certain types of travel visas, and may be deported from the country.