REMOVING VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBERS - ELEMENTS
No person may be convicted of destruction/removal/ covering/alteration/defacing vehicle identification numbers, unless the State has proved beyond a reasonable doubt each element of the crime. These elements are:
First, the defendant intentionally;
Second, destroyed/removed/covered/altered/defaced/ (caused to be destroyed/ removed/covered/altered/defaced);
Third, (the engine)/(any distinguishing) number of any vehicle in this State;
Fourth, without first giving notice of the destruction/removal/covering/ alteration/defacing of the number to the Oklahoma Tax Commission upon a form prescribed by the Oklahoma Tax Commission.
Statutory Authority: 47 O.S. 1991, § 4-107(a).