Theft is defined as the intentional taking of another person’s property without his/her knowledge or consent. Theft crimes carry a variety of different punishments in the state of Georgia, depending on the severity of the incident and intent of the defendant. Being charged with theft can greatly affect future endeavors, such as finding employment or applying for a lease, so it is in your best interest to obtain legal counsel and representation for your case. Ben F. Windham, P.C. has advocated on behalf of clients throughout DeKalb, Forsynth, Fulton, Glynn, and Gwinnett counties, and he is here to fight for your rights.
Theft encompasses several different types of crime, with the most common being petty theft and shoplifting. Other incidents that fall under the category of theft include grand theft, receiving stolen property, burglary (both first and second degree), and grand theft auto. To reach the best possible outcome in your case, you should hire a criminal defense attorney who has the knowledge and skills to see your case through till its conclusion.
Are you facing charges for theft? Give yourself the best chance at success by hiring Ben F. Windham, P.C. to represent you in your case. Reach out to his office today to request your free consultation.