May 25, 1990

Opinion concerning whether a law enforcement officer is responsible for returning an individual taken into custody for examination by a physician in an emergency situation to the place the individual was picked up if the person is released.

Requested by: The Honorable James R. Metts, Sheriff, Lexington County, Lexington County Sheriff’s Department

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