During the appearance, McKinney agreed to pay the City of Madisonville $50,000 in restitution in exchange for a 5-year probation sentence.

Following an audit that revealed several missing items/evidence, McKinney resigned from his position in February 2007.

In 2008, McKinney pled guilty in Owensboro’s US Federal Court to stealing approximately 85 firearms, a large sum of money, and other items from the police department’s evidence room between January 2003 and February 2007. He also confessed to having sold the firearms across state lines.

Luke Short

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