Simple larceny

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SIMPLE LARCENY. The felonious taking and carrying away the personal goods of another, unattended by acts of violence; it is distinguished from compound larceny, which is the stealing from the person or with violence.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The official reiterated the Oman Penal Code Article (279) under "Simple Larceny," which states that "Theft shall be punishable by imprisonment from three months to five years and a fine of OMR10 to OMR500."