18 U.S. Code Chapter 103 -
However, under most state's
Whoever by force or violence, whether against resistance or by sudden or stealthy seizure or snatching, or by putting in fear, shall take from the person or ...
This section covers
The grabbing of an object from the hand of the victim and running with it is
considered to be a "forceful" or "violent"
Section 8(1) of the Theft
The offence of robbery under s.8 Theft Act 1968. In criminal
In most states, “armed