Andrew M. Coffey, P.A.
Call for a Free Initial Consultation
Local 954.406.9272
Specialist in Florida Criminal Trial Law

Theft, trespassing charges filed against Florida man

Individuals may not always make the wisest decisions when it comes to their actions. Unfortunately, making mistakes can sometimes lead to parties facing criminal charges and potentially serious consequences. If an individual is accused of taking something without paying, he or she may be charged with theft and would likely benefit from seeking professional assistance in addressing the situation

One man in Florida may be hoping to gain more knowledge on his circumstances after being charged. It was reported that a 12-pack of beer was purportedly shoplifted from a store after an individual allegedly took the beer from a display and fled the scene. Reports stated that a man was purportedly identified from a surveillance video. It was also noted that the man had apparently been cited for theft with regard to another incident. 

The situation led to the man being taken into custody and charged with felony petit theft. He is also facing a misdemeanor for allegedly trespassing. It was not reported whether any bond was set for the man.

Because proceedings surrounding theft charges and other allegations can be complicated matters to attend to, individuals who have been accused of such crime may want to learn more about the situation. Gathering information, as well as seeking advice and support concerning what the charges mean and how they will likely be handled in Florida court may be a wise step to take. Such knowledge may be beneficial during the preparation process and may help individuals feel more comfortable moving forward. Have a strong advocate by one's side typically improves the chances for a favorable result.

Source:, "Man charged with theft, four nights later trespassing", June 12, 2015

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
Certified | The Florida Bar | Criminal Trial Law

Andrew M. Coffey has been recognized as a Board Certified Civil Trial lawyer by the Florida Bar. Certification is the highest level of recognition by The Florida Bar of the competency and experience of attorneys in the areas of law approved for certification by the Supreme Court of Florida.

Super Lawyers

Recently Named Florida Super Lawyer

Contact Us To Schedule A Free Consultation
Andrew M. Coffey, P.A. | Attorney at Law

Andrew M. Coffey, P.A.
208 SE 6th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Toll Free: 888-332-3451
Phone: 954-467-5700
Fort Lauderdale Law Office Map

E-mail Us
Review Us