5924.96 Releasing prisoner without proper authority.

Any person subject to this code who, without proper authority, releases any prisoner committed to the person's charge or who through neglect or design suffers any prisoner committed to the person's charge to escape shall be punished as a court-martial may direct, whether or not the prisoner was committed in strict compliance with law.

Cite as R.C. § 5924.96

History. Amended by 129th General AssemblyFile No.138, HB 490, §1, eff. 9/28/2012.

Effective Date: 10-10-1961