WVC 36 - 2 - 4
§36-2-4. Order of publication.
An order of publication may be entered and summons may be
served against nonresident defendants in like manner and with
like force and effect as in other cases, and where it is stated
in the bill and affidavit is made of the fact that there are
interested persons whose names are unknown, or of the fact that
it is not known whether there are any other persons interested,
such persons, if any, may be made parties defendant by the
general description of parties unknown, and an order of
publication may be entered and proceedings had as in other cases
of parties unknown.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session