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Second-Degree Burglary Definition

Second-Degree Burglary, C.R.S. 18-4-203

(1) A person commits second-degree burglary, if the person knowingly breaks an entrance into, enters unlawfully in, or remains unlawfully after a lawful or unlawful entry in a building or occupied structure with intent to commit therein a crime against another person or property.

(2) Second-degree burglary is a class 4 felony, but it is a class 3 felony if:

(a) It is a burglary of a dwelling

(b) It is a burglary, the objective of which is the theft of a controlled substance, as defined in section 18-18-102 (5), lawfully kept within any building or occupied structure

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