(A)   The service of order pursuant to § 22.507 may be made upon the occupant of the premises to whom it is directed, either by delivering a copy of the order to the occupant personally or by delivery the order to and leaving it with any person in charge of the premises, or in case no such person is found upon the premises, by affixing a copy in a conspicuous place on the door to the entrance of the premises.
   (B)   Whenever it may be necessary to serve such an order upon the owner of the premises, the order may be served by delivering to and leaving with the person a copy of the order, or, if the owner is absent from the jurisdiction of the officer making the order, by mailing the copy to the owner’s last known post office address.
(1976 Code, § 7-25)