Section 6-9-85

Levy and sale on undivided interest in property.

When a defendant in execution shall own, or be entitled to, an undivided interest in any property not exclusively in his own possession, such interest may be levied on and sold by the sheriff without taking the property into actual possession, and such sale shall vest in the purchaser all the interest of the defendant in such property.

(Code 1907, §4106; Code 1923, §7821; Code 1940, T. 7, §532.)