Captain Deron Berthold
Kentucky State Police
Drug Enforcement / Special Investigations Branch
P.O. Box 5125
Bowling Green, KY 42102
McCracken County Drug Arrest
Date of News Release: 03/11/2010
(McCracken County, Ky.) -- On Thursday March 11, 2010 units from Paducah Police Department and Kentucky State Police Drug Enforcement West executed a search warrant at a residence on Harrison Street in Paducah, Ky. Detectives seized multiple pounds of Marijuana, various drug paraphernalia, $280.00 in U S Currency, and a handgun. Andre P. Cowherd was arrested and lodged in the McCracken County Detention Center. He was charged with Trafficking in Marijuana over 8 ounces, Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
To anonymously report any type of suspected illegal drug activity, citizens can call the KSP toll-free drug tip hotline, 1-800-DOPETIP. The hotline is answered 24 hours a day, seven days a week.