Code of Alabama (C.O.A.)
Title 13. Criminal Code
Article 2. Justification and Excuse
Section 13A-3-26 Use of force in defense of property other than premises.
A person is justified in using physical force, other than deadly physical force, upon another person when and to the extent that he reasonably believes it to be necessary to prevent or terminate the commission or attempted commission by the other person of theft or criminal mischief with respect to property other than premises as defined in section 13A-3-20.