Plainwell, MI asked in Criminal Law for Michigan

Q: I let a girl borrow my car. She stole $510 out of my purse. Can I press charges?

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Gary Kollin
Gary Kollin
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL

A: Yes. Why not?

The question would be why would you leave your purse in the car especially when it had $500 in cash.

How did you get your ourse back with your ID, the keys and the car?

Daniel Hilf
Daniel Hilf
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Troy, MI
  • Licensed in Michigan

A: You can file a police report with the police department where the offense occurred. The police will likely conduct an investigation. If the investigating officer believes there is probable cause, the case will be presented to the prosecutor. The prosecutor will then determine what, if any, charges the girl will face.

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