i was caught at a retailer for shoplifting for $25 merchandise and loss prevention team didnot call the Police but took my Driving License details and SSN ( they got the number wrong) , they asked me to sign couple of papers or they said they will call the police which i signed, and they said they will send a letter to pay for the merchandise. at this point what will happen.
1. will my Green card application will be in trouble ?
2. will my future H1b visa extensions will be affected ?
3. will they proceed with criminal charges?
4. if i hire an attorney can the charges be dropped off the record ?
5. wt will the cost of attrorney for me to handle this case ?
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