Paducah man charged with former roommate's murder

PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) - A man wanted for murder in his former roommate's death was arrested on Friday, June 8.

According to Paducah police, Samuel A. Voorhees was arrested at 8:20 p.m.

Voorhees was located in a wooded area in the 700 block of Caldwell Street and arrested on a warrant charging him with murder.

Voorhes is accused of killing his former roommate sometime on Monday, June 4 or Tuesday morning, June 5.

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55-year-old Kevin Henson was found dead on Thursday, June 7 by a friend when she went to check on him after she hadn't heard from him.

Voorhees was booked into the McCracken County Regional Jail.

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