I am a minor in the state of Colorado me and two other friends where caught shop lifting in Walmart for the first time EVER i have never been in trouble with the law before but the total for the things we all stole put together was $482 which was mostly from what my friends took but the store got all their items back. From what i heard its a class 2 misdemeanor but iv'e heard from people that it doesn't always involve a fine for minors it can be payed off with a lot of community service. Our trial is coming up but i'm trying to get an idea as for what the punishment or fine might be so i can determine just how much money ill need to raise as i am the one having to pay for it. Thank you if you can help that would be great!
The potential fine range for a Class 2 Misdemeanor is $250-$1,000. However, that doesn't include the associated court costs and any potential Restitution you may be ordered to pay.
You say you are a minor. If you mean you are 18 or older, then add that information to your question and repost it. If you are under the age of 18 and if this is not a municipal (city) court, then there are different factors to consider.
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