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my son was the last one seen with an i pod at school that belonged

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my son was the last one seen with an i=pod at school that belonged to someone else that left him use it== he placed it back on this persons folder in front of four other people sitting on the bleachers that said they did not see him put it there==it showed up missing that day==the mother called the police== my son says he did not take it== the police said if it would be returned the case against him would be closed== he found it a week later in the schools parking lot==the girl said it wasn't her's but she brought in the serial #'s a week later and it is her's==they said everything was wiped off from it but then they called and said that my son's facebook e-mail showed up and said that they can't drop it and compared it to a child abduction? the police will not let me see anything that has shown up on the school's video's in the gym or parking lot==they said that what they have seen is that my son is 90% innocent and the rest of the film is snowy and it would be evidence if it would go to trial along with statements from the four people sitting on the bleachers and I don't need this info== the principal is following my son around from class to class to lunch to study to out the door and the police are calling him basically telling to confess or tell them who took it==is this harassment==HELP!

Hi, Welcome to JustAnswer

My name is XXXXX XXXXX I would be glad to help you, but need a little more information,

 

Q. Who found it in the parking lot ? The girl who owned the ipod, or your son ?

 

Thank you

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
my son did which is unfortunate==also my son came home from school today and said that the principal followed him around everywhere he went today.

It is unfortunate that your son was the person who found it because it makes him look guilty.

 

If the girl to whom the ipod belonged allowed him to use it, she should admit that. Then, your son must give you and the principal the names of the 4 students who saw him put the ipod back on her folder. If the police are still involved, then you should give the names of the 4 students to the police also, so that the police can question them.

 

Best of Luck !!!

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
done that too
The only other thing that I can suggest is that you retain a lawyer who will talk to the witnesses, their parents and also go to the police and ask for the statements given by these witnesses to see what they said and where they were standing when they saw your son put back the ipod. The lawyer might be able to find some inconsistencies in their statements.
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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
the witnesses where sitting right behind her folder on the bleachers in the gym where my son put it down right which was in front of them== but they all have said they did not see him put it there==the police told me that i can not see any statements or any material evidence that they would have just in case it would go to trial==I am looking for a lawyer
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
the principal has also turned a statement that I had said about my son into a lie to the police which I cornered him on in front of the police== could this be a slander issue
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
nothing==issue should have been dropped==but I guess harassment and slander don't mean anything so I will pay you and pursue legal action toward the school officials and the local police== wasted my money==and I'm not even an attorney and figured it out on my own in the first place