§61-3-14. Larceny of bank notes, checks, writings of value and
book accounts; penalty.
If any person steal any bank note, check, or other writing or
paper of value, or any book of accounts for or concerning money or
goods due to be delivered, he shall be deemed guilty of the larceny
thereof, and receive the same punishment, according to the value of
the article stolen, that is prescribed for the punishment of
larceny of goods or chattels.