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§62-3-17. Verdicts jury may find in prosecution for larceny.

In a prosecution for grand larceny, if it be found that the thing stolen is of less value than $50, the jury may find the accused guilty of petit larceny, except in cases where it is otherwise provided; and in a prosecution for petit larceny, though the thing stolen be of the value of $50 or more, the jury may find the accused guilty; and in either case he shall be sentenced for petit larceny.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2017 Regular Session
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