McCracken Co. deputies arrest felon in possession of firearm

Published: Jan. 25, 2016 at 2:53 AM CST
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MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - The McCracken County Sheriff's Department is reporting a felon has been arrested for having a firearm in his possession on Sunday Jan. 24.

Deputies said they received an anonymous tip regarding Michael Williams, 39, of Paducah, having drugs in his home, which is in the Reidland area.

Upon arrival, Williams gave the deputies consent to search his house, at which time they found a shotgun hidden under his bed.

Williams is a convicted felon and cannot legally be in possession of any firearms.

Williams was arrested for being a felon in possession of a firearm and was booked in the McCracken County Jail.

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