Legal Question in Criminal Law in Pennsylvania

If there is a warrant for your arrest for bail jumping, then you admit yourself into a psychiatric ward in a hospital, can you be arrested upon release if someone gave the sheriff's department a tip?

Asked on 8/09/11, 1:31 pm

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John Davidson Law Office of John A. Davidson
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If they figure out where you are they can arrest you. I'm not sure that being in a psych ward would be much protection from arrest.


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Answered on 8/09/11, 1:34 pm

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