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Will I face jail time with a charge of misdemeanor larceny and resisting a public officer under the age of 19?

Boone, NC |

I am a first time offender and am currently 18 yearsold

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Potentially yes. Call a good attorney and get legal representation.

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Attorney Minick is correct. With your larceny charge you are dealing with a Class 1 Misdemeanor. This could potentially lead to 45 day in jail and some substantial fines. As for the RPO, this is a Class 2 Misdemeanor which can carry a maximum fine of $1000 and a potential 30 day sentence. I suggest contacting a criminal defense attorney in Watauga County and letting him or her see what they can do for you. Best of luck.

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You need to hire a good local attorney.

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