Mo. Rev. Stat. § 570.060

Current with changes from the 2020 Legislative Session enacted through 7/15/2020
Section 570.060 - Lost property
1. A person who appropriates lost property shall not be deemed to have stolen that property within the meaning of section 570.030 unless such property is found under circumstances which gave the finder knowledge of or means of inquiry as to the true owner.
2. The defendant shall have the burden of injecting the issue of lost property.

§ 570.060, RSMo

L. 1977 S.B. 60
Effective 1-1-79