is this a correct way to use java.sql.Statement?

private void theMethod() throws java.sql.SQLException{
    int tmpAmount = -1;
    java.sql.Statement statement = connection.createStatement()

    java.sql.ResultSet rs = statement.executeQuery("SELECT amount FROM account_table WHERE num = '2' ");

    if(rs.next()){
        tmpAmount = rs.getInt("amount");
    }
    else{
        return;
    }

    if(tmpAmount > 0){
        statement.executeUpdate("DELETE FROM records WHERE account_num = '4'");
        statement.executeUpdate("DELETE FROM supplimental WHERE id = '4' ");
        statement.executeUpdate("UPDATE account_table SET amount = 0 WHERE num = '2'");
    }
    rs.close();
    statement.close();
}

Is it OK to reuse "statement" like this, or is there some other steps necessary?

Thanks,

Wallway
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objectsCommented:
thats fine, the only thing you have to worry about is only having one result set open on a statement at a time
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petmagdyCommented:
do u warry about ACID transaction? what if the second statment for example failed, do u need to rollback the whole transaction?

I think to consider Transaction management
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