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Typically subpoenas are issued in person although occasionally they are mailed by certified mail.
There is no requirement that you change your schedule in any way but it is froned up on if you "dodge" service.
If you are subpoenaed and don't show then the judge can issue a warrant for you and have you arrested and placed in jail until you have a chance to explain to him why you ignored the order and the, if he chooses, he can place you back in jail as punishment.
You aren't required to go to the prosecutor and be interviewed a second time.
You can hire an attorney to "run interference" for you if you choose.
You don't have to let the court know anything. Some people just hide in their houses and don't answer the door. That is frowned upon but if you are going about your normal life you don't have to go out of your way to do anything to make it easier on them.
The attorney can talk to the prosecutor and try to make it as easy on you as possible. They can't keep you from being subpoenaed but they may be able to stop another interview or at least stop the prosecutor from contacting you directly.
You are not required to call the prosecutor back.
They can't arrest you for not talking to them in a second interview.
They can't arrest you for not returning a phone call. You should have time to hire an attorney if they subpoena you.
I have no way of knowing what the prosecutor will and will not do if you call. Since he has interviewed you once I wouldn't think he needed to interview you again but apparently he thinks he does.
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