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§15‑24.1.  Amendment of warrant to show ownership of property.

Any criminal warrant may beamended in the superior court,  before or during the trial, when there shallappear to be any variance between the allegations in the warrant and theevidence in setting forth the ownership of property if, in the opinion of thecourt, such amendment will not prejudice the defendant. This section shall beconstrued as enlarging and not limiting the conditions and situations underwhich a warrant may be amended. (1965, c. 285.)