What to do about an outstanding out of state warrant?

Question Details: I was pulled over and arrested awhile back. No new charges but I had a warrant that I had no idea I had. It is for a misdemeanor theft charge. I had never been arrested before. In fact, I have been a very good law abiding citizen. I spent 5 days in jail and was scared out of my mind. I didn't have anyone I could call. In the end, I was released on an ROR. Before I was arrested I was planning on leaving the state since I had lost my job a few months back and as it was I was already living in my car. Once I was released, I got my car and tied up a few things and left the state as I planned. I honestly had no idea what troubles I would have after that. I have not been arrested again but I can't get a job either. I'm wondering what I should do. I am about 1500 miles from where the warrant is at. I do not have any friends or family where it is either. My car died and since I can't get a job I can't afford to fix it. I actually even sold the dead car just so I could have some money.

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