TITLE 11
Criminal Offenses

CHAPTER 11-12
Dueling and Fighting

SECTION 11-12-9


§ 11-12-9 Arrest of fighters.

A deputy sheriff, town sergeant, town constable, or police officer shall immediately arrest in any county any person violating any of the provisions of §§ 11-12-6 – 11-12-8, and shall detain the person until a warrant can be obtained for his or her arrest.

History of Section.
(G.L. 1896, ch. 277, § 15; G.L. 1909, ch. 343, § 15; G.L. 1923, ch. 395, § 15; G.L. 1938, ch. 606, § 15; G.L. 1956, § 11-12-9; P.L. 2012, ch. 324, § 31; P.L. 2015, ch. 260, § 13; P.L. 2015, ch. 275, § 13.)