Kentucky Man Arrested After Burglary

A man was taken into police custody in McCracken County on Thursday. The man was identified as 20 year-old Jeremiah J. Fuentes. Deputies said they responded to a burglary in progress at the 2000 block of N. Friendship Rd. in Paducah, Kentucky. He was arrested for burglary, methamphetamine, hindering prosecution, and carrying a concealed weapon.  Following an investigation into the firearm officials were led to a woman who lawfully purchased the handgun 15 days prior to being seized by Storm Team Officials said the woman said the gun was still in her closet and was unaware that it was missing from her Farley area home. Detectives told her that the pistol had been already recovered before she even realized it was stolen. Deputies took the suspect into custody after interviewing him. He was charged one count of receiving stolen property for possessing the firearm that had been stolen.

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