One of 2 things.
The DA didn’t get the case filed on time. That is for reasons like waiting for lab tests, the crush of business, or awaiting police reports.
The alternative is that the DA has decided or may decide not to file the case.
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The DA must not have filed charges....yet. Contact a local attorney for clarification.
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As the other attorneys pointed out, there are times when a DA reviews a report and decides more information is still needed before making a filing decision. This happens occasionally and you should continue to check with the clerk's office for any late filings.
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