WVC 15 - 1 E- 96
§15-1E-96. Releasing prisoner without proper authority.
Any person subject to this article who, without proper
authority, releases any prisoner committed to his or her charge, or
who through neglect or design suffers any such prisoner to escape,
shall be punished as a court-martial may direct, whether or not the
prisoner was committed in strict compliance with law.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session