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Good morning. I certainly understand the situation and your concern. Since you were on probation and picked up a new charge, being a felony, your probation officer is likely going to violate you and you could very likely be held without bond, until you go before the Judge. When on felony probation and a new felony charge is picked up, the Defendant may not be granted a bond and would have to sit in jail until the probation violation is resolved. Moreover, your probation may be revoked and the State could seek jail time and if that happens and you have no defense to the new case or the violation, you may want to try and work out a plea deal, whereby the sentences are run concurrent, if the State seeks jail time on one of this. I know it is not ideal but a term and condition of probation is not picking up any new charges and when someone does and it is for another serious offense, the prosecution is not very happy.
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Possible but not automatic. A lot depends on the facts of the case. The key is to see what happens with the violation, since the burden is a lot lower for the State, to violate you and you need to see if they are seeking jail time, unless they would agree to reinstate and extend the probation term.