When the office of constable is vacant or the constable is interested in an action, or in case of emergency, the execution or attachment must be executed by any constable of the county in whose hands the process may be placed or may be executed by the sheriff as in other cases.

(Code 1896, §979; Code 1907, §3332; Code 1923, §6802; Code 1940, T. 54, §36.)

Terms Used In Alabama Code 36-23-8

  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.