Brookport woman arrested in Paducah after undercover drug investigation


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

PADUCAH, Ky. - A Brookport woman was arrested in Paducah on Thursday on a drug trafficking charge.

Police arrested 20-year-old Melissa Dublin after an undercover investigation carried out by the Paducah Police Department.

Dublin allegedly sold $200 worth a crack cocaine to undercover detectives, leading to her arrest. Police also believe Dublin is working with another person selling drugs in McCracken County.

Dublin was charged with 1st Degree Conspiracy to Traffic a Controlled Substance, a felony punishable by 5-10 years in prison.

The investigation is ongoing and more arrests are expected.