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§ 99-3-19. Warrant good across county line.
 

When a person accused of any offense removes or escapes to another county, a warrant issued by a justice of the peace in the county in which the offense was committed shall authorize the arrest of such offender, and his removal to the county in which the offense was committed or is triable. 
 

Sources: Codes, 1857, ch. 64, art. 333; 1871, § 2826; 1880, § 3032; 1892, § 1380; 1906, § 1452; Hemingway's 1917, § 1209; 1930, § 1232; 1942, § 2475.