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Can you be charged with grand larceny in the 3rd degree if I’m just the getaway driver and the stuff was returned?

I was deemed the getaway driver in an incident in which the merchandise was given back to owner prior to police being called and I am charged with grand larceny in the 3rd. What if anything is on my side? I am the reason they have the person who committed any of the crimes in the first place.

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    Maurice Ross | Barton Barton & Plotkin
    420 Lexington Avenue
    New York, NY 10170
    (973) 896-7190
    You can be charged, but the real issue is whether you have an viable defenses. The return of the merchandise and your assistance in apprehending another suspect might assist you in negotiating a favorable plea bargain. In a situation like this, the detailed and circumstances are very important and without knowing exactly what happened, how, and why, I cannot give you more precise information. One thing is clear-you should immediately retain criminal defense counsel.
    Answer Applies to: New York - Replied: 4/24/2013
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