I was charged and have now been indicted for POSS CS PG 1 LT1G DFZ IAT. Got s ride w a guy because my bike had a flat, he was stopped because his truck was seen nights before stealing gas cans... he had some drugs in his pocket and placed under arrest... in searching his truck they asked to search my backpack, which I refused at this point because I had already been held up by them for over 2 hours... they told one another they would place my bag in the truck and have the k9 alert on the truck since driver had something on him to get probable cause...I questioned legally and officer made a few rude comments then placed me in cuffs and in back of car. Dog never did anything but they claim he did so they search my bag inside the truck for 30 min as they went back and forth to the back of their cars and truck. Never said a thing to me or showed me anything, ...just took me to jail. When I bonded out in the morning they gave me the driver's license and my bag had all kinds of things that weren't mine in it... months later they raised bond and indicted me causing more jail time and bond money and cost me my job...I didn't have anything illegal and feel that my rights were violated.
You are not at the mercy of a court appointed lawyer - you can hire any lawyer you like. If you are not guilty, tell your lawyer you won’t accept a plea bargain, and set it for trial. Good luck.
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