Can I get my petty theft charge dropped? 2 Answers as of July 14, 2011

So I made a stupid decision and went to Walmart and grabbed a shirt some food and fireworks for 4th of July I got caught by the lp teAm and arrested by the police. I got charged with a misdemeanor petty theft for merchandise worth 128$ i wanna know how bad this is, if it can be erased from my record cause I called an attorney and he said he can get the charges dropped since is the first offense and also if its gonna affect me in getting a job as a bank teller.

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Pontrello Law
Pontrello Law | William Pontrello
all depends on the facts and whether any of you rights were violated. is a crime of dishonesty and could cause problems.
Answer Applies to: Florida
Replied: 7/14/2011
Apple Law Firm PLLC
Apple Law Firm PLLC | David Goldman
It may be possible to deal with the charge. You should contact a local criminal defense lawyer to talk about your options
Answer Applies to: Florida
Replied: 7/14/2011
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