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Paducah, KY man arrested on charges related to child exploitation

Richard R. Burnett (Source: McCracken County Sheriff's Department) Richard R. Burnett (Source: McCracken County Sheriff's Department)
PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) -

A Paducah man was arrested on charges related to child exploitation after a Kentucky States Police investigation.

On Thursday, April 21, 2016, at approximately noon, Detective John Sims of Post 1 Mayfield served a warrant on Richard R. Burnett, 20, charging him with one count of unlawful use of electronic means originating or receiving within the commonwealth to induce a minor to engage in sexual or other prohibited activities.

Burnett was lodged in the McCracken County Jail. 

The incident remains under investigation by KSP.

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