A 40-year-old woman from Marion County was arrested on the charge of possession of a controlled substance . She was found with one pill in her possession while in a car with two other individuals, both of whom were were allegedly found in possession of pills, heroin and a syringe. Regardless of being legally prescribed this pill, the woman was arrested. After spending a night behind bars, we received a call from the woman and prepared to represent her.
Experienced Indianapolis criminal defense attorney Sean Hessler immediately worked with his client and was determined to prove her innocence, working tirelessly on her case. In the process of his defense, our client was required to miss work and attend three court hearings. After verifying her prescription for the pill she was found in possession of, Hessler presented the strong evidence to the prosecutor. The case was dismissed soon after and our client can get her arrest expunged from her record.
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