Graves County felon arrested on drug and weapon charges

A Graves County, Ky. felon was arrested on gun and drug charges.
Published: Sep. 7, 2023 at 9:05 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 7, 2023 at 9:09 PM CDT
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HICKORY, Ky. (KFVS) - A man from Graves County was arrested this afternoon after he was discovered to be in possession multiple firearms and methamphetamine.

On September 7, around 3:30 p.m., a search warrant was obtained and served at a residence in the 400 block of Mountain Ridge Road in northeastern Graves County.

According to a Facebook post from the Graves County Sheriff’s Office, Deputies arrested 51-year-old Dusty Holder on drug and weapon charges. Holder was also arrested on a felony child support warrant.

Three long guns, Methamphetamine, and meth smoking pies were seized during the search. Holder is a convicted felon and cannot legally possess firearms.

The child support warrant indicates Holder being $12,000 behind in court ordered child support payments. Holder was charged with the following:

  • Possession of Methamphetamine 2nd or Subsequent offense
  • Possession of Firearms by a Convicted Felon
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Possession of Marijuana

Holder was transported and lodged at the Fulton County Jail. The Sheriff’s Office said the investigation is ongoing.