46.4502 Disturbing private peace.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. § 46.4502]

(a) A person commits the crime of private peace disturbance if he is on private property and unreasonably and purposely causes alarm to another person or persons on those premises by:

(1) threatening to commit a crime against any person or

(2) fighting.

(b) It is a defense to prosecution under this section that the actor had significant provocation for his conduct.

(c) Private peace disturbance is a class C misdemeanor.

History: 1979, PL 16-43 § 2.

Research Guide: MCC 574.020, 15 ASC 221, 15 ASC 602, 15 ASC 801, 15 ASC 802.