Butcher knife or bowie knife?

March 9, 2012

  • 406 Weapons
  • 406I In General
  • 406k109 Weapons or Objects Affected; Definitions
  • 406k113 k. Knives, Swords; Objects Used to Cut or Stab.

406 WeaponsButcher knife did not constitute a “bowie knife” within statute prohibiting the carrying of a bowie knife as a weapon.
Rowland v. State, 499 S.W.2d 623 (Ark. 1973)
Suggested by Walt McCarter, Attorney; Skelton Law Firm; Russellville, AR