I was contacted by a FBI agent about a Facebook post I made. She visited my home left a business card and then went to my brother’s job looking for me. I contacted her by phone and she wants me to schedule a interview for next week. She said I wasn’t under arrest or a suspect in a crime. I sent her a email asking for her to email the questions she wanted to ask me.
I would not want to speak with the authorities without my attorney present if I were in your shoes. I would also verify that the person who left the card is in fact a federal agent. Please feel free to contact any of us who answer here and/or utilize the find a lawyer function on this site. Good luck.
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It is not advisable to speak with law enforcement, particularly not a Federal Agent without a lawyer present to represent you. The fact that this is a Federal Agent is an indication that the matter is particularly serious. Contact a criminal lawyer as soon as possible.
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