City of Spokane

Spokane Municipal Code

Title 10
Chapter 10.07
Section 10.07.080

Title 10 Regulation of Activities

Division I. Penal Code

Chapter 10.07 Offenses Against Governmental Operation

Section 10.07.080 Escape in the Third Degree
  1. A person is guilty of escape in the third degree if he escapes from custody.
    1. “Custody” means restraint pursuant to a lawful arrest or an order of a court, or any period of service on a work crew, provided that custody pursuant to chapter 13.32A RCW and chapter 13.34 RCW and RCW 74.13.020 and RCW 74.13.031 shall not be deemed custody for purposes of this chapter.
  1. Escape in the third degree is a gross misdemeanor. (RCW 9A.76.010, 130)


Date Passed: Monday, June 4, 2007

Effective Date: Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Recodification ORD C34041 Section 1