[GRAND] LARCENY OF LOST PROPERTY - ELEMENTS
No person may be convicted of [grand] larceny of lost property unless the State has proved beyond a reasonable doubt each element of the crime. These elements are:
First, finding lost property;
Second, valued at (less than $1,000)/($1,000-$2,499.99)/($2,500-$14,999.99/($15,000 or more);
Third, under circumstances that the person knew or was able to determine who was the true owner;
Fourth, and taking the property for the (person's own use)/(use of another person who was not entitled to the property);
Fifth, without first making such an effort to find the owner and return the property to the owner as would be reasonable and just under the circumstances.
Statutory Authority: 21 O.S. Supp. 2019, §