DISPOSAL OF PROPERTY ILLEGALLY HELD BY DEFENDANT
19-3801. Disposal of stolen property. When property, alleged to have been stolen or embezzled, comes into the custody of a peace officer, he must hold it subject to the order of the magistrate authorized by the next section to direct the disposal thereof.
[(19-3801) Cr. Prac. 1864, sec. 589, p. 285; R.S., R.C., & C.L., sec. 8238; C.S., sec. 9192; I.C.A., sec. 19-3701.]