Chapter 16 OFFENSES AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS*
Section 16-191.1 Hindering prosecution.
(a) A person commits the crime of hindering prosecution if
for the purpose of preventing the
apprehension, prosecution, convicting or punishment of another for conduct constituting a crime
(1) Harbors or conceals such person;
(2) Warns such person of impending
discovery or apprehension, except this does not apply
to a warning given in connection with an effort to bring another into compliance with the law; or
(3) Provides such person with money,
transportation, weapon, disguise or other means to aid
him in avoiding discovery or apprehension; or
(4) Prevents or obstructs, by means
of force, deception or intimidation, anyone from
performing an act that might aid in the discovery or apprehension of such person.
(b) Hindering prosecution is a class A misdemeanor.
(Code 1964, § 7.880)
State law reference(s)--Similar provisions, RSMo. § 575.030.