Tulsa, OK asked in Consumer Law, Criminal Law, Civil Litigation and Small Claims for Oklahoma

Q: Will Walmart come after me? They have sent the 3 letter & it was dismissed by the court due to my mom having dementia

My mom was w me & she wasn’t scanning items & they thought she purposely took them & I tried to tell the security guy that it was a mistake & my mom has dementia but he wasn’t letting it go. It was dismissed by the court. I keep getting letters from Walmart to pay $100 & if I dont, they will come after me.

2 Lawyer Answers
Frank A. Urbanic
Frank A. Urbanic
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Oklahoma City, OK
  • Licensed in Oklahoma

A: They could go after you in civil court.

Keegan Kelley Harroz
Keegan Kelley Harroz
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Oklahoma City, OK
  • Licensed in Oklahoma

A: If the charges were against you Walmart can sue you in small claims court. The same goes for your mother. However, Walmart rarely pursues the matter further than sending demand letters.

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