CLIENT RECEIVED ONE-DAY PROBATION TO A REDUCED COUNT OF MISDEMEANOR PETIT THEFT
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By May 10, 2017 Posted in
A client was arrested after she was caught on video surveillance stealing a cell phone from a patron at a restaurant. The officers assigned to the case were able to obtain the client's tag number from her car and arrested her and charged her with grand theft.
After she hired Erick Cruz to represent her, Erick made contact with the detective and prosecutor assigned to the case and returned the phone to the detective. In return, the prosecutor agreed to reduce the charge to a misdemeanor petit theft and the client was sentenced to one-day probation. Additionally, the client was able to avoid a conviction on her record.
If you find yourself or a loved one facing criminal prosecution call Erick Cruz. The possibility of being arrested and convicted of a crime carries immediate as well as long-term consequences. Put his experience as a former prosecutor and criminal defense attorney to work for you to avoid the consequences and stigma of a criminal arrest or conviction.
At the Law Office of Erick Cruz we are dedicated to representing individuals under criminal investigation or who have been arrested and charged with a crime. Because our office’s exclusive practice focuses on criminal defense in Miami, Erick Cruz has established and maintains a positive working relationship with other defense attorneys, prosecutors and criminal court judges. The exclusive focus on criminal defense allows us to dedicate the time and resources necessary to represent you through a criminal investigation, criminal prosecution or post-conviction matters.