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CRIMINAL DEFENSE

CRIMINAL CONFINEMENT

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Indiana Code 35-42-3-3 Criminal Confinement

A person who knowingly or intentionally confines another person without the other person's consent commits criminal confinement, a Level 6 felony.

 

The offense is a Level 5 felony if the person confined is less than fourteen (14) years of age and is not the confining person's child; it is committed by using a vehicle; or it results in bodily injury to a person other than the confining person;

 

The offense is a Level 4 felony if it results in moderate bodily injury to a person other than the confining person.

 

The offense is a Level 3 felony if it is committed while armed with a deadly weapon; results in serious bodily injury to a person other than the confining person; or is committed on an aircraft.

 

The offense is a Level 2 felony if it is committed with intent to obtain ransom; while hijacking a vehicle; with intent to obtain the release, or intent to aid in the escape, of any person from lawful incarceration; or with intent to use the person confined as a shield or hostage.