Deputies respond to report of man with gun making threats

Deputies respond to report of man with gun making threats
Ricky Rashann Cole (pictured) was arrested after officials said he was making threats. (Source: McCracken County Regional Jail)

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (KFVS) - A Paducah, Kentucky man is in the McCracken County Jail after deputies said he was making threats on Wednesday, Jan. 8.

Ricky Rashaan Cole, 24, was charged with alcohol intoxication and possessing a firearm as a convicted felon.

Deputies with the sheriff’s department said they responded to College Avenue around 1:06 a.m. for a man with a gun making threats.

When they arrived, they stopped and detained Cole.

He was found with a 9 milometer semi-automatic pistol in his pocket.

Deputies also said Cole is a convicted felon out of Tennessee.

He was arrested and taken to the regional jail.

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