Being prepared when faced with a legal situation could significantly help an individual handle their state of affairs. They may first wish to fully understand the implications of the allegations they have been faced with and what the proceedings for those charges could be like. If an individual is arrested on a drug charge, he or she may wish to look into cases regarding such charges that could provide information.
A man in Colorado may be considering this route after he was taken into custody. Reports state that the man was at Walmart when he was approached by an officer for allegedly attempting to shoplift. The man purportedly resisted and stated that he had a weapon. Other officers reportedly came to the scene to assist with the arrest.
Upon further investigation, authorities allegedly found a handgun and a significant amount of methamphetamine. It was not reported where these items were allegedly being kept or whether they were on the man’s person at the time of the reported event. He is currently facing felony charges, including a drug charge that is apparently special to his situation.
Being arrested on a drug charge and for other felony offenses can sometimes lead to a complicated legal situation. Therefore, the man in this Colorado case may wish to discuss his available legal avenues and determine how he may wish to proceed. Preparing for his court appearances could help him work toward the best outcome for his situation as well as help him make the legal choices that he is comfortable with.
Source: fox21news.com, “Man arrested on drug charges at Colorado Springs Walmart”, Angela Case, June 29, 2014