Two people arrested in McCracken Co. meth investigation


Web Editor - Nick Miller

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. -- Two people have been arrested related to a meth investigation in McCracken County, Kentucky.

A deputy with the McCracken County Sheriff's Department received a tip on January 5th that the residents of a trailer in the Beltline trailer park were manufacturing methamphetamine.

Detectives began to look into the tip and discovered the residents of the trailer were 47 year-old Robert Buck and 46 year-old Patricia Branham. Investigators went to the residence located at 701 South 28th in Paducah, Kentucky and performed a search. Numerous items used to manufacture meth and meth paraphernalia were found.

Buck was charged with manufacturing methamphetamine, possession of meth, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Branham was charged with possession of meth and drug paraphernalia. Both were lodged in the McCracken County Jail.