did notsend him a notice
What was he charged with? Was the truck seized under the Florida Contraband Forfeiture Act?
If seized under the FCFA, they would have to give him notice and he should have been given the opportunity to defend the civil forfeiture action. If he wasn't given the proper notice, he may have a claim against the seizing agency.
If it wasn't seized and was simply being held as evidence, he needs to file a motion for return of property ASAP. He should contact the attorney that represented him at the trial - or another local, reputable attorney.
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