but they never sid anything about it. the handgun is gone, they asked me nothing about it or even asked how it belonged to. but i was not charged with any kind of firearm possession, are they running checks on it? and how do i go about retreiving it cause it is legal. i have a sales slip from the person i bought it from.it was stowed away with the mandatory flrorida statues, locked in glove box, in a strapped holster. i have no warrants and have no recent criminal background. i have been approved by Forida for my concealed weapons permit but didnt have it with me
Speeding / Traffic Ticket Lawyer
You should be able to get it back by filing a motion for return of property with the court. There are many requirements to get this motion properly filed. I would suggest contacting a local criminal defense attorney to file this motion on your behalf.
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Criminal Defense Attorney
If you have a permit for carrying a concealed weapon then you shouldn't be liable for any crime, however, the police won't return the gun without the court ordering them to do it. The police, especially here in Orlando, love to hold on to guns. You need an attorney to handle your DUI case, but they can also file a motion to return your property. Normally attorneys would wait to the end of the case but there is no reason why they can't file the motion before the case is over since there is no evidentiary value in the gun.
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