Evidence of Hog Stealing

January 16, 2012

  • 110 Criminal Law
  • 110XVII Evidence
  • 110XVII(S) Testimony of Accomplices and Codefendants
  • 110XVII(S)2 Corroboration
  • 110k511 Sufficiency
  • 110k511.6 k. Possession of Stolen Property.

110 Criminal LawIn prosecution for hog stealing, evidence that hog meat was found on accused’s premises was sufficient “corroboration” of accomplice’s testimony.
Fugate v. Commonwealth, 171 S.W.2d 1020 (Ky. 1943)
Suggested by Brandon Roberts, Assistant Attorney General; Commonwealth of Kentucky Office of Attorney General; Frankfort, KY