Alabama Code Title 13A. Criminal Code § 13A-2-23

A person is legally accountable for the behavior of another constituting a criminal offense if, with the intent to promote or assist the commission of the offense:

(1) He procures, induces or causes such other person to commit the offense;  or

(2) He aids or abets such other person in committing the offense;  or

(3) Having a legal duty to prevent the commission of the offense, he fails to make an effort he is legally required to make.


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