Bessemer, AL asked in Criminal Law for Alabama

Q: I went to police with 2 bruises on the weekend. They said I have to file charges Monday. I am not going back there

I assaulted him as well, threw a plate. If I go Monday and tell the police everything can the issue be dropped

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S. Janaan Hashim
S. Janaan Hashim
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Chicago, IL

A: If you haven’t filed any charges, then there’s nothing to be dropped and no need to tell the police anything. But, the guy at whom you threw the plate could press charges against you on his own initiative. Good luck.

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