Paducah woman arrested after meth, marijuana found

Abby M. Hammonds (Source: McCracken County Sheriff's Office)

PADUCAH, Ky. (KBSI) –  A Paducah woman faces several drug charges after McCracken County Sheriff’s deputies say they found methamphetamine and marijuana.

Abby M. Hammonds, 21, of Paducah faces possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, failure to notify D.O.T. of address change, and a bench warrant for violation of pretrial diversion – Graves County Circuit Court.

McCracken County Sheriff’s detectives and patrol deputies assisted the Kentucky Department of Probation and Parole on a search of South 22nd Street in Paducah on Nov. 4.

During a search of Hammonds’ bedroom, small quantities of crystal methamphetamine and marijuana were located along with items of drug paraphernalia. Hammonds also had an active bench warrant out of Graves County Circuit Court for violation of pretrial diversion regarding her 2019 conviction for receiving stolen property.

Hammonds is currently being supervised by Probation and Parole stemming from an unrelated 2019 felony conviction for receiving stolen property out of Graves County Circuit Court.

She was taken to the McCracken County Regional Jail.

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