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Murray man facing dozens of firearm, drug charges

(Source: Calloway County Sheriff's Office) (Source: Calloway County Sheriff's Office)
CALLOWAY COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A man from Murray is facing dozens of charges after deputies from the Calloway County Sheriff's Office served a search warrant at a home on Thursday, April 2. 

Deputies also served an arrest warrant on 36-year-old Earnest A. Royal after finding several firearms, ammunition, illegal narcotics, prescription drugs and drug paraphernalia in the home they were searching.

Royal was charged with eight counts of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of a handgun by a convicted felon, 21 Counts of possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of marijuana, possession of a controlled substance and trafficking in legend drugs.

He was taken to the Calloway County Detention Center.

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