Breaking and Entering in the Nighttime for Felony
The crime of Breaking and Entering in the Nighttime for Felony is proven in Massachusetts if the prosecutor establishes:
- That the defendant broke into a building belonging to another person;
- That the defendant entered that building;
- With the intent to commit a felony therein; and
- This event took place during the nighttime.
Additionally, Massachusetts law states that "night time" begins one hour after sunset and ends one hour before sunrise the next day, measured according to the average time at the time of year and in the place where the crime was committed.
If you have been charged with the crime of Breaking and Entering in the Nighttime to Commit a Felony or similar Theft Crime, you should immediately consult with an experienced Massachusetts Criminal Defense Attorney who can explain and best protect your legal rights.
Boston Criminal Lawyer Lefteris K. Travayiakis has extensive experience in defending against the crime of Breaking and Entering, and is available 24/7. To schedule a Free Consultation, Contact Us Online or call 617-325-9500.