Kentucky Revised Statutes Title L. Kentucky Penal Code § 511.020. Burglary in the first degree

(1)  A person is guilty of burglary in the first degree when, with the intent to commit a crime, he knowingly enters or remains unlawfully in a building, and when in effecting entry or while in the building or in the immediate flight therefrom, he or another participant in the crime:

(a) Is armed with explosives or a deadly weapon;  or

(b) Causes physical injury to any person who is not a participant in the crime;  or

(c) Uses or threatens the use of a dangerous instrument against any person who is not a participant in the crime.

(2)  Burglary in the first degree is a Class B felony.


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