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State Law on Coin Machines

State Law on Coin Machines
Section 2911.32 Tampering with coin machines. No person, with purpose to commit theft or to defraud, shall knowingly enter, force an entrance into, tamper with, or insert any part of an instrument into any coin machine.


Whoever violates this section is guilty of tampering with coin machines, a misdemeanor of the first degree. If the offender has previously been convicted of a violation of this section or of any theft offense as defined in section 2913.01 of the Revised Code, the offense becomes a felony of the fourth degree.