(a)   No person, with purpose to hinder the discovery, apprehension, prosecution, conviction or punishment of another for a misdemeanor offense, or to assist another to benefit from the commission of a misdemeanor offense, shall knowingly do any of the following:
      (1)   Harbor or conceal such other person;
      (2)   Provide such other person with money, transportation, a weapon, a disguise or other means of avoiding discovery or apprehension;
      (3)   Warn such other person by any sworn or unsworn oral or written means of impending discovery or apprehension;
      (4)   Destroy or conceal physical evidence of the crime, or induce any person to withhold testimony or information or to elude legal process summoning him to testify or supply evidence;
      (5)   Communicate false information by any sworn or unsworn oral or written means to a law enforcement officer acting within the scope of his official duties.
   (b)   Whoever violates this section is guilty of obstructing justice, a misdemeanor of the first degree.  (Ord. 46-1981.  Passed 3-16-81.)