3 arrested on drug, weapons charges in Paducah

PADUCAH, KY – Three men were arrested Tuesday after a search warrant revealed crack cocaine, cash and guns in a home on Paducah’s west end, police announced Wednesday.

Police say investigators conducted the search warrant at a home in the 4000 block of Halehaven Drive around 5 a.m. Tuesday. They say they found and seized the drugs, money and three guns and seized them as evidence. One of the guns was found to have been reported stolen.

The three men in the home — 22-year-old Otis McKinney, 23-year-old Eric McKinney, and 21-year-old Harold McKinney — were arrested and jailed in the McCracken County Regional Jail.

Otis McKinney was charged with two counts of trafficking in cocaine, possession of a handgun by a convicted felon, tampering with physical evidence and receiving stolen property (firearm).

Eric McKinney was charged with complicity to trafficking in cocaine.

Harold McKinney was charged with trafficking in cocaine, trafficking in synthetic drugs, and receiving stolen property (firearm).

The Paducah Police Department says the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives assisted in the investigation, and Paducah police detectives are continuing the investigation.

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