TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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Illegal sale of alcohol in McCracken County
(KEVIL, KY.) Information on the illegal sale of alcohol in McCracken County led investigators with the Kentucky State Police to execute a search warrant on May 12, 2004 at 12:10 A.M., at the Fraternal Order of Eagles Lodge in Kevil, KY. Ballard County law prohibits the sale of alcoholic beverages. Troopers seized 87 cases of beer, 118 bottles of liquor, approximately $4500.00 in cash, 5 gambling machines, and 3 pull tab machines, along with other items related to the sale of alcohol and gambling.
Officers cited the president of the lodge for Unlawful Sale of Alcoholic Beverage 1st Degree and Possession of Gambling Devices.
The investigation is continuing by Kentucky State Police Post One.