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Statute Number:22-2403
Chapter Title:CRIMINAL PROCEDURE
Article Title:ARREST
Tax Type:All
Brief Description:Arrest by private person.
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22-2403. Arrest by private person. A person who is not a law enforcement officer may arrest another person when:
(1) A felony has been or is being committed and the person making the arrest has probable cause to believe that the arrested person is guilty thereof; or
(2) any crime, other than a traffic infraction or a cigarette or tobacco infraction, has been or is being committed by the arrested person in the view of the person making the arrest.
History: L. 1970, ch. 129, 22-2403; L. 1984, ch. 39, 38;L. 1996, ch. 214, 30; July 1.


Date Composed: 04/04/2011 Date Modified: 04/04/2011

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