G.S. 15a-246 Page 1 § 15A-246. Form and content of the search

§ 15A-246. Form and content of the search warrant.
A search warrant must contain:
The name and signature of the issuing official with the time and date of
issuance above his signature; and
The name of a specific officer or the classification of officers to whom the
warrant is addressed; and
The names of the applicant and of all persons whose affidavits or testimony
were given in support of the application; and
A designation sufficient to establish with reasonable certainty the premises,
vehicles, or persons to be searched; and
A description or a designation of the items constituting the object of the
search and authorized to be seized. (1868-9, c. 178, subch. 3, s. 39; Code, s.
1172; Rev., s. 3164; C.S., s. 4530; 1961, c. 1069; 1969, c. 869, s. 8; 1973, c.
1286, s. 1.)
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