Q: Can you be charged for drugs if they didn’t locate any drugs?
A: Your question is fairly broad. You could be charged with a conspiracy to traffic in drugs. You could not be charged with simple possession of drugs if no drugs were found. More specifics are needed to give you a more complete answer.
A: I agree with my colleague. More specifics would be required. It is possible to be charged with possession of drugs even where no drugs are taken into evidence. For instance, a person may confess to possessing drugs, or there may be video or photographic evidence of the drugs in the person's possession. However, the stronger case for the government would be when the drugs are actually secured into evidence and tested. Contact Florida Criminal Defense Lawyers for a detailed answer.
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