Brooklyn, NY asked in Criminal Law for New York

Q: My friend was arrested and is being charged with harassing a police investigation she was indicted what are the penaltie

She was at a friend's house sleep police knocked on the door she answers the door but didn't let them in because it wasnt her house and not knowing the owner of the house was fighting with her boyfriend and when the police enter the house they arrested her along with the owner of the house they charging the owner of the house with assault and robbery so when they arrested the owner of the house she got arrested too but she's being charged with harassing police investigation

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Kristen Epifania
Kristen Epifania
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • New York, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: Your friend should contact a criminal defense attorney immediately to discuss the details of her case. It is unclear what the exact charges are, but if there is an indictment then she is facing a felony charge which can have serious consequences. An attorney can go over her specific case details to give her a better understanding of what she is facing.

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