Burglary Arrest

Time: 9:06 a.m.
Date: Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016
Location: 1200 block of Tennessee Street, Paducah
Suspect: William R. Hendrickson, 58, of the 2200 block of Olivet Church Road, arrested on charges of third-degree burglary and possession of burglary tools

A McCracken County man was arrested Thursday morning after he broke into a vacant building at Tennessee and South 13th Streets.

Paducah police received an anonymous call, stating a man had entered the vacant building. They found William R. Hendrickson with copper wire in his hand and a flashlight, crescent wrench, wire cutters and a pocket knife in his possession.

Officers determined Hendrickson had cut the copper wire from inside the building.

Hendrickson was arrested on charges of third-degree burglary and possession of burglary tools and booked into McCracken County Regional Jail.