Section 13A-10-45

Hindering apprehension of escapee.

(a) A person commits the crime of hindering the apprehension of an escapee if, with the intent to hinder the apprehension of a person known to have escaped from a detention facility, he renders criminal assistance to such person.

(b) Hindering apprehension of an escapee is a Class A misdemeanor.

(Acts 1977, No. 607, p. 812, §4640; Acts 1979, No. 79- 471, p. 862, §1.)