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Good morning. Did you make any admissions or statements to the officer, once you were arrested?
Thank you. If you were in custody and not free to leave, the police needed to read you your Miranda rights, if you were being questioned. If they were not ready, any admissions or statements, could be suppressed and not come in and be used against you. However, it would not be a basis to dismiss the case. Now, if the wrong store was stated on the summons, this is something which could simply be amended, prior to trial, to reflect the proper store, if needed.
The first shoplifting offense carries with it a mandatory 10 days of community service, while the second offense includes 15 days of community service. After the third offense, there is a mandatory 90-day prison sentence and 25 days of community service penalty.