Shoplifftig

Me and my husband was at
Walmart and we was using self
check out and we forgot to scan
somethings but before we left they
took us to a room and we offered
to pay what was not payed for but
we was arrested it was 49 dollars
and we go to court Monday we
have never been in trouble and
was wondering what will happen
for first affence shoplifting in
Glasgow ky

Asked on July 12, 2017 under Criminal Law, Kentucky

Answers:

M.D., Member, California and New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 3 years ago | Contributor

Since you are both "first-time offenders", you may also be able to arrange for "diversion" which is an alternative sentencing program whereby you plead guilty to the charge, receive a special probation, and upon its successful completion the charge is withdrawn and the case dismissed. Your records should be automatically cleared.


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