Waltham, MA asked in Criminal Law for Connecticut

Q: can i go to jail?

My friend stayed was staying at my house. He was wanted by the police but I had no idea. The cops raided my apt for him and he had a gun. I got charged with risk of injury because my daughter (7 years old) was in asleep in her room. He admitted to the police that it was his. But im afraid I can go to jail for something I had no knowledge of. Please help me understand better I have never been in trouble before.And I cant go to jail I have a kid that needs me.

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Salvatore Bonanno
Salvatore Bonanno
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Hartford, CT
  • Licensed in Connecticut

A: You can go to jail if the police arrest you; if not, then you’d be ok. DCF may begin an investigation because of they being in the house when you had this wanted man (with a firearm) in your house.

Hire an attorney ASAP.

Take care

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