Owner of Paducah, Ky military, gun store accused of pawning man's gun

Owner of Paducah, Ky military, gun store accused of pawning man's gun
The owner of a gun and military store is accused of pawning a customer's gun, according to police (Source: McCracken County Jail)

PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) - The owner of a gun and military store is accused of pawning a customer's gun, according to police.

William P. Hennenfent, 58, of Paducah, Kentucky was arrested for theft by deception and theft by failure to make required disposition of property.

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According to police, he was arrested at his Second Amendment Gun and Military Store on Bridge Street in Paducah, Ky.

A man told police he took a Beretta 9 mm gun to Hennenfent on March 17, 2018 to sell or trade and the store owner kept the gun to test fire. He pawned the gun on March 27 at a pawn shop for $600.

Hennenfent admitted pawning the gun fo money to pay bills, according to police.

He was booked into the McCracken County Jail.

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