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March 2018 Archives

3 In Charlotte arrested on theft crimes

Police in Charlotte have recently taken three men into custody whom they say were responsible for a series of thefts across the region. The North Carolina men stand accused of theft crimes that range from armed robbery to federal larceny. However, each of the men is presumed innocent unless and until prosecutors can prove their guilt beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.

Sex crimes: Charlotte man charged with rape

A Charlotte man is the prime suspect in a number of sexual assaults that have occurred on local college campuses recently. Now, the 29-year-old suspect has also been charged with rape in connection with one of the incidents. Like this man, those facing charges for any types of sex crimes are well advised to seek experienced legal counsel in order to fight the formal accusations against them.

Marijuana Grow House defendant avoids years in prison for Trafficking

Client was charged with 2 counts of Trafficking after police, armed with a search warrant, raided the home and found of marijuana plants growing in the attic. The yield on the lab weight was many pounds over the Marijuana Trafficking threshold. Client was facing over 6 years in state prison. Attorney Connelly carefully and thoroughly researched the law and ascertained that the search warrant had some serious legal deficiencies. Based upon these technicalities, and other mitigating factors, we were able to get the sentence reduced to only 60 days in local jail with Probation. The 60 day jail time could be served on a schedule convenient to the client and probation. 

1 accused of drunk driving following single-vehicle accident

There are a multitude of scenarios in which a driver may veer in and out of a lane of traffic. In some cases, something as simple as looking down briefly to change a radio station can create a similar result, and this momentary lapse in concentration may also be all it takes for disaster to strike. Unfortunately, a recent single-vehicle accident that took place in North Carolina has left a 29-year-old man facing drunk driving charges.

What are some common types of employee embezzlement?

If you are a North Carolinian facing embezzlement charges, you need to speak with your attorney regarding exactly what it is that the prosecutor alleges you did. As you probably know, embezzlement is a white-collar financial theft crime, but it covers a wide range of specific activities.

Traffic stop leads to felony drug charges for 1 in North Carolina

Many individuals may be unaware of their legal rights when it comes to being involved in a traffic stop. A similar situation can be intimidating, and a person may be more willing to consent to the search of a vehicle by feeling as though he or she doesn't retain the right to refuse. A man has been arrested and is facing numerous drug charges after allegedly consenting to a search during a recent traffic stop in North Carolina.

1 facing felony domestic violence charges following altercation

While many domestic disputes begin with a heated war of words, similar incidents may rarely escalate into physical altercations. However, should a dispute turn violent, the consequences can be severe, especially if children are involved. A 29-year-old man has been taken into custody and is facing multiple charges following an alleged domestic violence incident that is said to have taken place in North Carolina.

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  • Murraye Connelly is a 5th generation Labradoodle, extremely intelligent, comical and endearingly impish, and occasionally confounding. More Photos

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