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I have no idea...I could only imagine for 'rent skimming' but I never made any money I simply improved the property with intent of owning it through adverse possession. I hadn't paid the taxes yet....but anyways one night I received some banging on my door from the local police saying they were going to 'bust my door down and to back up' if I didnt come out. Well I didn come out and they didnt bust my door down. They also threatened to tow my car...that was under my carport. So anyways I never received a letter from the courts saying I needed to go to court....isnt that usually standard for them to mail a letter? I called the courts/jails/sherriffs pretty much they all just said 'come down here with your ID and we'll tell you if you have a warrant out and what its for. Other than that I've just been waiting for the courage and the right timing to figure they're going to throw me into the slammer for a few hours till I get bailed out and then work my way through about a years worth of going to court with a public defender until I finally get the case resolved.
What other sort of information/feedback can you give me on this? I will certainly be happy to accept your answer ~ as an outsider what would you say regarding this case? Basically it was civil and then I GUESS it turned criminal? Like I said the home was abandoned for years before, the neighbors said there was no owners, heirs, I checked property records and did legal research, no probate, no relatives on peoplefinders.com I mean I did a lot of research and searched around. My number was posted to the house for about a year before I did anything to it. Code Enforcement said the house was their worst home on the list and they got calls on it every single day from the neighbors. They said If I didnt fix it up (they knew I was the only one involved) they said they would push it out because an empty lot is easier than an abandoned crackhouse. Thanks, XXXXX XXXXX is greatly appreciated.