Anthony, FL asked in Criminal Law for Florida

Q: Yes can two people be charged with the exact same charges on the same case

Also can a person be arrested without a case number on the arresting report

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Leonard Louis Cagan
Leonard Louis Cagan
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Ocala, FL
  • Licensed in Florida

A: Two people are often charged with the "exact same charges on the exact same case." There are several legal ways for a law enforcement officer to do so including:

1. Co-defendant

2. Conspiracy

3. Principle

4. Accessory

to name a few. You really need to talk to a local lawyer to review the facts with you. Just because something can be done, that doesn't mean that it was properly done in this case. As far as the question regarding the case number on the arrest report, the answer is yes and it is basically irrelevant.

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