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I heard my 16 year's old grandson and another kid pistol

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I heard my 16 year's old grandson and another kid pistol whip & carjacking a man. my son live in Florida but the child mother lives in the city. what are the charges the boys caught inside the man car. I would say he made a move stupid move.
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Customer: no, my daughter just made me promise not to tell my son that I know. I know time is very important
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Customer: I call the detention home.
Submitted: 22 days ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Zoey_ JD replied 22 days ago.


I'm Zoey and I'll be assisting you. I'm reviewing your question now. Please be patient while I research and compose a reply for you.

Expert:  Zoey_ JD replied 22 days ago.

This is a very serious offense. It is a 1st° felony and it has a level seven in severity. Although he is only 16, A crime like this can be transferred to adult court and he can face adult penalties. The minimum sentence would be 21 months in prison. The max could be 20 years.

Additionally there is a weapons enhancement. That could mean a minimum of 48 months in prison and a possible life sentence. Your grandson needs a lawyer.