Oklahoma City, OK asked in Criminal Law for Oklahoma

Q: Friend gets pulled over and arrested, booked with no records available. Can he be held past 48hrs?

He was driving under suspension when he got pulled over. I have looked up the Inmate Query and it is showing no charges against him yet. it has been a little over 32 hours since he was booked. Can they hold him more than 48 hours without charges?

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1 Lawyer Answer
Timothy J. Pickens
Timothy J. Pickens
  • Tulsa, OK
  • Licensed in Oklahoma

A: Yes. Weekends can be the cause of additional the time. Be sure to call your Oklahoma Criminal Defense Attorney to help you determine who to use for your bondsman and to address the specifics of your particular case. Thank you, for your question. TJP

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