Chapter 16 OFFENSES AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS*
Section 16-207 Escape from custody.
(a) A person commits the crime of escape from custody if,
while being held in custody after
arrest for any crime, he escapes from custody.
(b) Escape from custody is a class A misdemeanor.
(Code 1964, § 7.955)
State law reference(s)--Similar provisions, RSMo. § 575.200.