Woodstock, GA asked in Traffic Tickets and Car Accidents for Georgia

Q: If i was asked to return to scene of hit & run but only got a citation, will i go to jail on my court date?

I hit a car and notified owner of place but not vehicle. I left and got a call because someone got my tag number. I returned to the scene the next day and was givien a citation. I have to go to court so will i have to serve jail time for this? I already have 3 points on my license also. If i get more than 4 points will i be fined or have to serve jail time for that as well?

1 Lawyer Answer
Patrick Kunes
Patrick Kunes
  • Traffic Tickets Lawyer
  • Tifton, GA
  • Licensed in Georgia

A: A judge can sentence you for up to 12 months in jail and $1,000 fine for any misdemeanor charge. I would recommend contacting a local criminal defense attorney to get specific information about the court where the charge is pending.

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