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Can you be arrested if you threw a bottle in someone's direction but it didn't come near to hitting them?

Yes, you can be charged. The crime would be assault with assault which does …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 3 months ago

Is a federal investigator able to use a photo on an inmates phone for evidence ?

Yes, a photograph on any cell phone, even an inmate's, may be used as …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 months ago

Can I be charged with shoplifting if I never went inside the store?

You can be charged with a crime if you assisted in it--that is, if …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 4 months ago

What charges can be brought against a person who found a wallet in a parking lot?

Theft: by your actions, you clearly indicated that you knew the money belonged to …

FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney answered 9 months ago