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§ 9-114. Arrest of person without warrant

West's Annotated Code of MarylandCriminal Procedure

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Criminal Procedure (Refs & Annos)
Title 9. Extradition (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Criminal Procedure, § 9-114
§ 9-114. Arrest of person without warrant
Arrest by law enforcement officer upon reasonable information
(a) The arrest of a person may be lawfully made also by any law enforcement officer without a warrant upon reasonable information that the accused stands charged in a court of a state with a crime punishable by death or imprisonment for a term exceeding 1 year.
Accused taken before judge or District Court commissioner
(b) When an accused is arrested under subsection (a) of this section:
(1) the accused must be taken before a judge or District Court commissioner with all practicable speed;
(2) complaint must be made against the accused under oath setting forth the ground for the arrest as in § 9-113 of this title; and
(3) thereafter, the answer of the accused shall be heard as if the accused had been arrested on a warrant.

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Added by Acts 2001, c. 10, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2001.
Formerly Art. 41, § 2-214.
MD Code, Criminal Procedure, § 9-114, MD CRIM PROC § 9-114
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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