For Jo C. yes it is.
no it was an assault on the street
I made one statement just after the incident and the the police came to my home the next day to clarify details as I was intoxicated the night it happened. I told them that I would not like to take it any further as I wasn't sure of details etc. As I made 2 reports would they be likely to pursue my case without me going along with it, like reviewing cctv for example? will they contact me again?
how exactly does someone withdraw a statement? is it enough that I told the officers at my home that I did not want anything more to do with the investigation? I do not want them to continue with the investigation for personal reasons. If I withdraw my statement does it mean then can charge me with wasting police time? I would be satisfied leaving everything how it is if I knew they would not continue to investigate, how likely is it that my case will just be filed away?
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