Graves Co., KY authorities arrest man banned from state

Graves Co., KY authorities arrest man banned from state
Meth and drug paraphernalia was found in the residence.

GRAVES COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - Authorities have arrested a man who was not supposed to be in Kentucky but was staying in Wingo.

Jacob Krohn was arrested West of Wingo near the Purchase Parkway Thursday morning, on Feb. 14. Graves County officials thanked Kentucky State Police for their help in finding Krohn.

Troopers Adam Jones and Bryan Luckett went to Sawmill Road and saw Krohn running in a field.

The troopers ran after Krohn and took him into custody at 10 a.m.

Krohn was charged by KSP with fleeing and evading police 1st degree on foot, wanton endangerment 1st degree, waton endangerment 1st degree on a police officer, contempt of court, and public intoxication. Krohn was taken to the Graves County Jail.

According to the sheriff’s office, Krohn had been staying in an apartment on Lebanon Street.

Deputies said Krohn escaped out of a back window and ran away,

Meth and drug paraphernalia was found in the residence according to the sheriff’s office.

Krohn had been banned from the state in a plea deal related agreement involving a theft.

The man had made threats to harm others if they reported him to law enforcement, according to the sheriff’s office.

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