Section 6-5-370

Civil action without criminal prosecution.

For any injury, either to person or property, amounting to a felony, a civil action may be commenced by the party injured without prosecution of the offender.

(Code 1867, §4423; Code 1876, §2900; Code 1886, §2584; Code 1896, §22; Code 1907, §2481; Code 1923, §5691; Code 1940, T. 7, §113.)