Newburgh, NY asked in Criminal Law for New York

Q: Did I just do something stupid?

So my former job accused me of stealing 400$. They had me come in for a meeting today, showed me video proof of stealing cash on multiple occasions, even though I don't remember doing any of that. I ended up playing ball because they told me that they wouldn't involve third parties if I fessed up and explained why. So I told them what they wanted to hear and made up a lie about my broken car. They bought it and faxed it. In the end they filed charges and now have a confession from me. Am I screwed?

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Michael Arbeit
Michael Arbeit
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Freeport, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: Where is this case pending? Have you been arrested. Cal me to discuss further at (516) 766-1878

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