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Can I be charged with receiving stolen property after 25 years in Missouri.

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I stole a bronze bust I've Robert Frost 25 years ago from Wichita State they're not charging me but the state of Missouri is with receiving stolen property I had in my possession for 25 years X friend turn me n

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    The statute of limitations for stealing in missouri is 3 years with possible exceptions. If the charge was filed 25 years ago, and there is a warrant outstanding, then it can still be brought. You need an attorney to look more closely into the facts to see if the statute of limitations has been violated.

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