Originally Posted by MLeake
...I think allaroundhunter is suggesting that the police reports included the claims about the Mitchells as a CYA move against possible repercussions for police actions in the case.
I think he is asking what additional penalties might attach, should this prove to have been the case;...
There is no basis for any such discussion other than assumption, supposition and guess work. So we're not going to go there.
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