If it got the sentence of court supervision, you should be able to expunge your records. If it was a conviction, it will stat on your record forever and you will not be able to expunge it.
Obtain your certified disposition of your criminal case from the clerk of the criminal court where that case was adjudicated (completed) five years ago and show that document to a good defense counsel for a legal review whether your case may be expunged or sealed.
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