Q: Can someone press charges for theft by deception on me for selling them a phone but can’t get it activated
A: A person commits the offense of theft by deception when he or she obtains property by any deceitful means or artful practice with the intention of depriving the owner of the property. Given the facts presented, theft by deception would not be appropriate. However, there may be other offenses claimed, therefore it is best to contact an attorney who can assist you with the specifics of your circumstances.
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