KSP: Man arrested following tip of alcohol sales in dry Webster Co., KY

KSP: Man arrested following tip of alcohol sales in dry Webster Co., KY
The 60-year-old man was arrested charged with alcohol sales in a dry county

WEBSTER COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A man has been arrested in Webster County, Kentucky following an investigation into alcohol sales in the dry county.

The Kentucky State Police have charged Earl Duane Childers, 60, of clay with illegal sale/give alcohol, dry territory first-offense and promoting gambling second-degree. The investigation is still ongoing.

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On May 30 the Kentucky State Police, ABC, and Fish and Wildlife Officer Todd Jones executed a search warrant on Providence, Kentucky's VFW.

Law enforcement received a tip the VFW was selling alcohol in Webster County according to police.

During the search of the property, evidence of alcohol sales and gambling were discovered.

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