Q: I was pulled over & searched the cop found multiple checks in my toolbox tht has no lock
I didn't put them there nor receive any from anyone but my name is written on them.. I was arrested for check fraud and forgery during the search of my vehicle 4 cops removed personal properties that belonged to me said it was for evidence but never gave me a receipt for items nor was I charged with stollen property what do I do
much more info is needed
you may be able to win on search and seizure issues but a lawyer needs more facts.
if you can afford a lawyer prepare a summary and hire a lawyer in your area........if you do not know any contact me for a referral
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