§61-5-15. Refusal of person to execute order of arrest by justice;
If any person, being required by a justice, on view of a
breach of the peace or other offense, to bring before him the
offender, shall refuse or neglect to obey the justice, he shall be
guilty of a misdemeanor, and, upon conviction, shall be punished as
provided in the preceding section; and if the justice declare
himself to be such, or if he be known to the offender, ignorance of
his office shall not be pleaded as an excuse.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2013 1st Special Session
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