If the dwi was in North Carolina then it will show up in the DMV records.
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Gracious, don't mess around with that. We've seen people charged for driving to DMV on a revoked license. Although never personally hearing of an arrest in those circumstances, it certainly wouldn't be difficult to find.
Furthermore, obtaining an updated license or ID requires an updated permanent address. People serving process on an OFA consult a wide range of computer databases. One of the easiest places to check for information is DMV.
DO SOMETHING ABOUT THE ORDER FOR ARREST. Retain an attorney. Blair "Trip" Cody is an excellent lawyer in Hickory. If you call him, please say "hey."
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You may be able to get the ID without being arrested, but looking at the bigger picture here, you really need to take care of that warrant and get your old case dealt with ASAP. Get an attorney retained from your area who devotes a large portion of their law practice to DUI defense. You can use this website to find a few qualified candidates, then take the time to call them and get some help.
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