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§15A‑247.  Who may execute a search warrant.

A search warrant may beexecuted by any law‑enforcement officer acting within his territorialjurisdiction, whose investigative authority encompasses the crime or crimesinvolved. (1868‑9, c. 178, subch. 3, s. 38; Code, s. 1171;Rev., s. 3163; C.S., s. 4529; 1941, c. 53; 1949, c. 1179; 1955, c. 7; 1965, c.377; 1969, c. 869, s. 8; 1973, c. 1286, s. 1.)