JM: Tell us about the pre-sentencing process: Todd: I thought I was going to be able to get out on
bond after surrendering myself but that didn't happen.
JM: Did you have police stop by your house for questioning? If not please give us details on how you came to be arrested. Todd: I was driving without an license and driving
without registration. What happened was I got
involved in an accident and as part of the police
investigation they found out I didn't have those
items. I was given a summons to appear but failed
to appear. That's when a bench warrant was issued
in my name. They sent me notice and I chose to
didn't appear and a bench warrant was sworn out.
Originally had an accident, summons to appear
JM: What was court like? Please give as many details as you recall. Todd: I was very fortunate. I contacted an Indian River
defender ahead of time and we worked out all the
JM: What were your original charges? What did you end up being convicted of? Todd: Failure to appear, driving without a license,
driving without registration.