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The detective from the DA and the DA wants to meet with me at my workplace and told me that it would be best if I did so that he wouldn't have to come to my work and cause a scene. He also stated that I was not a suspect and not being charged with anything but that I would be called into court next month to testify as a witness. I told him that I would call him back once I consulted with a lawyer. He responded by telling me to forward his number to the lawyer so that he could explain the same. He said that it wouldn't make a difference if I contacted a lawyer and that it would only cost me a lot of money. Do I look for a criminal defense lawyer and where is the best place to look. I'm in San Diego. How soon do I need to respond to the DA detective before he comes after me. Can you explain immunity?
I'll get in contact with a lawyer but meanwhile, am I required to call this detective from the DA's office back? Will anything happen to me if I don't? Should I just wait to get subpoenaed?
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