§37-6-14. Forcible entry by officer.
The officer having such distress warrant or an order of
attachment, based upon rent, if there be need for it, may, in the
daytime, break open and enter into any house or close in which
there may be goods liable to the distress or order, and may,
either in the day or nighttime, break open and enter into any
house or close wherein there may be any goods so liable, which
have been fraudulently or clandestinely removed from the demised
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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