Q: So i was seen on camera at a seen of a crime.never seen actually commiting any burg.. Since i was only a person driving
Does this mean i should take a attempted burg as the charge?cause i was not the person who even commited the crime.what would be the highest m1 charge i could try to ask for?
To be perfectly honest, I'm not sure any attorney on here can sufficiently answer what plea (if any) you should take. That's one of the most important advisements an attorney can provide a client, and you should only be discussing this with your lawyer. If you don't have a lawyer, then you ABSOLUTELY need one.
Nevertheless, if you are generally asking what could be a comparable misdemeanor plea to avoid a felony conviction on either Attempted Burglary or Burglary then I would generally say that you could try to ask for 2 convictions on M1 Theft and M2 Trespass (second degree) + longer term of probation than would normally occur on the one felony conviction + several extra probation conditions (to sweeten the deal, so to speak).
However, if your post here is an accurate summary of things, I think it might be hard to get a DA on board with that type of plea if you're clearly the driver of a car involved in a burglary that is caught on camera and you are also specifically seen on camera. The lesser proposed offer would likely only be available to you if you don't have a criminal history and you have a lot of other good mitigation.
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