Never talk to police about a criminal charge. Under no circumstances does it work in your favor. You should immediately demand to speak with an attorney before responding to any questions. I know of no attorney that would allow their client to answer any questions from police even if the attorney is sitting right next to them. That only happens on TV.
At this point, any damage has been done, you need to make an appointment to discuss your facts. Afterwards you will have a better understanding of your legal situation. Most of us offer free consultations.
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A recent Supreme Court case, less than 2 weeks ago, gnawed away at the fifth amendment. Although it would take a while to explain the case and its ramifications, I will tell you that it makes it even more important to make it clear to them that you do not wish to speak any further without an attorney present.
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Stop all communications and speak with a local attorney you trust and are comfortable with.
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Please follow the advice of my fellow attorneys. Please retain counsel before you talk to the police again. Police officers are taught the law and you need to have someone on your side protecting your interests.
Anything that you say to police can be used against you in a court of law. Even if you've done nothing wrong its best to speak to a lawyer so that you know and understand your rights.