I had borrowed money from my father in law. I borrowed around 120 and 60of it was fake.
I spent 5 fake 10 dollars bills unknowingly at a gas station. I returned to the gas station and was told by the clerk those tens were fake I asked her to check the one I had left it was fake. I offered to pay cost of the other five with good 20's, clerk refused. I returned one to the person who gave them to me. A detective came to my house and asked to have an audio recording of a statement from me to him. I agreed to give my statement. In my recorded statement I told the detective that I was in possession of only 6 bills total. I told him where i got the money from and that I returned the one I had left to my father in law with complete dicuss of the situation. The detective then told the prosecutor that I was in possession of 10 ten dollar bills.. when in fact I only had 6. The detective sign a paper under the laws of perjury. I was charged with counterfeit. Level 6 felony posted 1500 bond. Now am waiting for "change of plea hearing"
Consult with a local attorney who is experienced in criminal defense law. If you have a dispute about facts, this is something to explain to her.
If you had no knowledge that the bills were fake, then you might have a valid defense. This is something to discuss with your attorney before changing your plea. Good luck.
You need a lawyer ASAP. I assume your case is in Judge Colvin's court in Plymouth. Don't talk to the police ior anyone else about your case until you get an attorney. Feel free to contact me through this site if you need further assistance.
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