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I have now spoken to an investigator. I'm quite sad because it seems that there is an ongoing investigation. What do I do at this point?I sent him all of the texts and I don't think it helped
There's really not a lot that you can do at this point. You can't stop them from investigating. If you have receipts showing that you were out of town, that could also help. If it looks like they're considering pressing charges, you have the option of hiring a local attorney to talk to them on your behalf.
But, based on what you've said, they aren't going to be able to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that you stole anything.
WIll hiring an attorney make me look guilty? How long do you think this investigation will last?
The case has been given to an investigator to review, what happens now? Can he decide that there isn't a case and close it? If not, will the officer who took the call and came over be involved in the investigation?
Do you think that it is likely that he will do nothing due to lack of evidence? The only evidence he has at this point is text messages saying she would leave it out.
To your knowledge do you feel this is the situation?
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