If I get a underage consumptiom citation an possession of alcohol citation while driving an let go. Can the same state trooper drop the 2 charges an re write me 2 new citations? The citations are a underage possession of alcohol an a under 21 drinking an driving?
2 Answers from Attorneys
Yes. The officer has the discretion to void one citation and issue another. What's most important for you to do now is to retain an experienced attorney to defend you. These are serious charges.
Yes. Charges may always be amended, right up to the point of a trial.