2017 Mississippi Code
Title 89 - Real and Personal Property
Chapter 7 - Landlord and Tenant
§ 89-7-121. Form of affidavit by third person
The affidavit by a third person claiming property distrained or seized for rent or supplies may be in the following form, to wit:
"State of Mississippi,
"Before me, ____, a justice of the peace of the said county, ____ makes
oath that certain property to wit: eight bales of cotton [or whatever the
property may be], distrained for rent by ____, a constable of said county, by
virtue of an attachment for rent in favor of ____ against ____, are the
property of affiant and not the property of ____, nor held in trust for his
use, in any manner whatsoever; and are not liable to such distress.
"Sworn to and subscribed before me, the ____ day of ____, A.D.