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Recent Crime News
Monday Feb 23 | via The Paducah Sun Online Edition
Brandon Merrill, 18, also known as Brandon Dunnagan, is accused of shooting John M. Pennebaker, 64, at a residence on Oldham Road on Feb. 15. Kentucky State Police believe the shooting occurred during a family dispute, but the victim's sister, Karen Russell, said Merrill is not related to the family and does not live at the Oldham Road home. Comment?
Saturday Feb 21 | via KFVS12
Police say a western Kentucky man was arrested after he got into a fight and cut two other men with a knife at a bar. Robert A. Teer, 32, of Paducah, Kentucky faces charges of first-degree assault, second-degree assault, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. 15 comments
Friday Feb 20 | via West Kentucky News
A Paducah man is charged with murder and a Barlow man is dead following a Sunday morning argument in Ballard County. Kentucky State Police responded to a call of a gunshot victim Sunday at 11:20 A.M. from a residence on Oldham Rd. in Ballard County, according to a KSP press release. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 18 | via WSIL
Paducah Police are looking for the person they say stole an elderly woman's wallet. It happened Feb. 7 at Walmart on Irvin Cobb Drive in Paducah. Comment?
Monday Feb 16 | via Kentucky State Police
The Kentucky State Police responded to a call of a gunshot victim today at 11:20 A.M. from a residence on Oldham Road in Ballard County. John M. Pennebaker 64, of Barlow, was transported to Lourdes Hospital in Paducah, KY where he later died from a single gunshot wound. Comment?
Saturday Feb 14 | via WFIE-TV Evansville
Police are asking for help to locate a teen reportedly involved in an early morning shooting of a Paducah man. According to the Paducah Police Department, Kiante Vaughn, 18, is wanted on first-degree assault charges. Comment?
Friday Feb 13 | via The Paducah Sun Online Edition
Paducah police are seeking help in identifying a man accused of stealing a wallet from a customer at Dunkin' Donuts last week. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 11 | via The Paducah Sun Online Edition
Jurors heard testimony from Keith Griffith's girlfriend Wednesday at McCracken County Circuit Court during the third day of testimony in Griffith's murder trial. Comment?
Saturday Feb 7 | via The Paducah Sun Online Edition
While "fast and furious" describes a movie franchise centered around illegal street racing, it could also sum up the past week in the Kentucky General Assembly. Comment?
Thursday Feb 5 | via WFIE-TV Evansville
Police in Paducah, Kentucky are asking for the public's help in identifying two women in connection to a wallet theft on Thursday morning, February 5. According to police, an 85-year-old Paducah man said he made a purchase at Five Star convenience store on Lone Oak Road and left his wallet on the counter. Surveillance video showed two women taking the wallet and leaving the parking lot in a white minivan. Comment?
Friday Jan 30 | via KFVS12
Keith Vasseur, 56, was charged with theft of property mislaid or delivered by mistake. He was taken to the McCracken County Jail. Comment?
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