Paducah man arrested for two felony charges

Jary W. Dawson (Source: McCracken County Sheriff's Department)
Jary W. Dawson (Source: McCracken County Sheriff's Department)

By Heartland News

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A Paducah man surrendered himself to the McCracken County Sheriff's Department Wednesday after being indicted for two felonies.

On June 18, 2010 police executed a search warrant at 3275 Cairo Road. Jary W. Dawson,37,  was located inside the residence along with other occupants.

During a search of the residence, two flat screen television were located. Det. Tim Reed identified the TV's as being stolen during a residential burglary on May 18, 2010 that occurred in West Paducah.

The televisions were valued at a total of $1500.  Reed found the TV's were purchased by Dawson from Vernon Matt Bradley on the same date as the burglary for $300. Bradley has already been charged in connection with this case.

A further search of the property resulted in detectives recovering in excess of ten ounces of compressed marijuana located hidden inside a storage cabinet in a garage on the property. Detectives also found and seized a firearm from the same garage.

During the month of July the case details were presented to a McCracken County Grand Jury and a warrant was issued for Dawson.

At approximately 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dawson, accompanied by his attorney Jeremy I. Smith, surrendered himself to detectives at the McCracken County Sheriff's Department.

Dawson has two felony charges, one county of trafficking marijuana 8oz to 5lbs, a class D felony, punishable with one to five years in prison and one count of receiving stolen property under $10,000, a class D felony, punishable with one to five years in prison.

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