Dallas, TX asked in Criminal Law for Missouri

Q: Do I stand a chance

Charged with accessory to forgery and counterfeiting in MO. When taken to jail, passenger had forged gift cards in shoe( found upon dress out at jail) . That person pled guilty and went to prison. While in prison wrote an afadavit stating I knew nothing about it and was not present when cards were forged. Hence, why they were hidden in her shoe. Will the afadavit help my case and how can they even admit the findings on my discovery as evidence when the individual had them on their person and admits that she is solely responsible.

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Caroline Bundy
Caroline Bundy
  • Licensed in Missouri

A: It would be best to speak with your attorney on the matter and if you don't have one, I would suggest getting one as soon as possible. That affidavit helps, but it's unlikely to resolve the entire case against you.

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