2010 Tennessee Code
Title 39 - Criminal Offenses
Chapter 14 - Offenses Against Property
Part 4 - Burglary and Related Offenses
39-14-404 - Especially aggravated burglary.

39-14-404. Especially aggravated burglary.

(a)  Especially aggravated burglary is:

     (1)  Burglary of a habitation or building other than a habitation; and

     (2)  Where the victim suffers serious bodily injury.

(b)  For the purposes of this section, “victim” means any person lawfully on the premises.

(c)  Especially aggravated burglary is a Class B felony.

(d)  Acts which constitute an offense under this section may be prosecuted under this section or any other applicable section, but not both.

[Acts 1989, ch. 591, § 1; 1990, ch. 1030, § 24.]  

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