Other than an admission, the most damaging evidence is often a self-incriminating statement made by the accused. Without a lawyer present, it can be easy to feel pressured or threatened into saying something that could land you in deeper trouble.
For this reason, it is crucial that you exercise your right to remain silent if law enforcement officers approach you. Before you agree to meet with them and before you answer their questions, talk to attorney David E. Stanley at his Baton Rouge office first. Call 225-926-0200 or send an email to schedule your consultation today.