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Good afternoon. I certainly understand the situation and your concern. I have provided the statute under which you are charged. A class C misdemeanor
is punishable by a fine up up to $500, which is determine by the court
. Since you were issued a citation, your appearance date is noted on the citation and you need to appear on the day and time, for the court to either impose the fine/sentence
or set the case for trial
, if you want to fight this. In addition, here is a link on the grounds upon which this can be expunged and the process.
§ 28.04. RECKLESS DAMAGE OR DESTRUCTION. (a) A person
commits an offense if, without the effective consent of the owner,
he recklessly damages or destroys property of the owner.
(b) An offense under this section is a Class C misdemeanor.
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