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How long can a county jail hold an inmate without evidence for indictment?

Washington, DC |

gun possession and grand theft auto are the charges, but there is no evidence to indict the prisoner. nor has there been a date set for arraignment. person has been held for three month so far. is this legal?

Attorney Answers 2


  1. this person must have been assigned a lawyer. You should discuss the matter with that attorney in order to determine the status of the case.


  2. Did the person violate probation, parole or supervised release? What are his or her prior charges - any prior gun charges?