(1) A person commits the crime of unlawful tree spiking if the person knowingly drives or places in any tree or saw log, without the prior consent of the owner thereof, any iron, steel or other substance sufficiently hard to damage saws or wood manufacturing or processing equipment with intent to cause inconvenience, annoyance or alarm to any other person.
(2) Except as provided in subsection (3) of this section, unlawful tree spiking is a Class C felony.
(3) Unlawful tree spiking that results in serious physical injury to another person is a Class B felony.
(4) Any person who possesses, with the intent to use in violation of subsections (1) to (3) of this section, any iron, steel or other substance sufficiently hard to damage saws or wood manufacturing or processing equipment is guilty of a Class A misdemeanor. [Formerly 164.877]Section: Previous 164.871 164.872 164.873 164.875 164.876 164.877 164.879 164.880 164.882 164.885 164.886 164.887 164.889 164.890 164.900 Next
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