2020 Code of Alabama
Title 15 - Criminal Procedure.
Chapter 10 - Arrests.
Article 5 - Arrest in Other Counties.
Section 15-10-70 - Duty of Arresting Officer and Sheriff of Other County.

Universal Citation: AL Code § 15-10-70 (2020)

Section 15-10-70

Duty of arresting officer and sheriff of other county.

When any person charged with the commission of any offense is arrested in any county other than that in which he is triable by an officer of the county in which he is arrested, such arresting officer shall immediately commit him to a jail or guardhouse nearest to the place of arrest, and the sheriff of such county shall at once notify the sheriff of the county in which such person is triable of the fact of such arrest and confinement.

(Code 1886, §4549; Code 1896, §4960; Code 1907, §§6639, 7205; Code 1923, §§3743, 4815; Code 1940, T. 15, §180.)

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