Q: Penalties for conviction of taking a motor vehicle first offense in Mississippi
A: The penalties for auto-theft are relatively low. That being said, if this was the person's first offense, there is a significant likelihood that the person could avoid jail time and even avoid having this on their record. I would highly recommend that the person reach out to an experienced criminal defense attorney to further discuss. Feel free to reach out to any lawyer on this platform by clicking the contact information next to their name. Most lawyers, myself included, offer free consultations to see how we can help out.
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