§62-1-7. Offense arising in other county.
If the warrant issued, or if the offense is alleged to have
been committed, in a county other than the county of arrest, all
papers in the proceeding shall be promptly transmitted to a justice
of the county having jurisdiction of the offense for preliminary
examination or trial. If the defendant is unable to provide bail
in the county of arrest, he shall be committed to the custody of an
officer who shall take him without unnecessary delay before a
justice of the county wherein the examination or trial is to be
held, there to be dealt with as provided by law.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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