MODEL PENAL CODE
(1) Robbery Defined. A person is guilty of robbery if, in the course of committing a theft, he:
(a) inflicts serious bodily injury upon another; or
(b) threatens another with or purposely puts him in fear of immediate serious bodily injury; or
(c) commits or threatens immediately to commit any felony of the first or second degree.
An act shall be deemed "in the course of committing a theft" if it occurs in an attempt to commit theft or in flight after the attempt or commission.
(2) Grading. Robbery is a felony
of the second degree, except that it is a felony
of the first degree if in the course of committing the theft the actor
attempts to kill anyone, or purposely
inflicts or attempts to inflict serious