drug arrest marijuana 03 300OWENSBORO, Ky. (5/21/13) – Kentucky State Police Post 16 in Henderson, responding to an anonymous report of a Hancock County man allegedly selling marijuana from his residence and having “bomb making materials” in his possession, arrested the man on drug-related charges.

Authorities allegedly discovered explosive materials, marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and a firearm during a search of Larry Cecil’s home yesterday morning just after 8 a.m. Cecil was charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, trafficking in a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was taken to the Breckenridge County Detention Center.

Following the discovery, state police said they contacted the Owensboro Police Department Hazardous Device Unit for assistance. OPD disposed of the explosive materials.

Dennis Beard
SurfKY News

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

In Other News...

Spottsville Elementary Receives iPad Donation

HENDERSON, Ky. (3/31/15) — Spottsville Elementary School held a special morning assembly at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday, March… Read More

Lady Mustangs Edge Grayson County, 5-4

GREENVILLE, Ky. (4/1/15) — Host Muhlenberg County managed to edge Third Region rival Grayson County 5-4 in a high… Read More

Most Read This Week

March 27, 2015 6121

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 25, 2015 5576

Fazoli's, Roses Coming to Madisonville

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 24, 2015 5275

One Dies, Another Injured in Mortons Gap Traffic…

by Deputy Heath Owens
March 25, 2015 5217

Grand Jury Finds No Criminal Wrongdoing in Bean…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 30, 2015 4942

Man Charged with Child Abuse After Allegedly…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 24, 2015 4350

UPDATE: One Injured in Hopkinsville Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

March 09, 2015 14284

Multi-Agency Drug Bust Results in $1 Million Meth…

by KSP DESI
March 02, 2015 11711

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 31, 2015 2233

Man Charged for Driving While under Influence of…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 31, 2015 1356

Happenings and Meetings - Hopkins County

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 31, 2015 1314

Covenant Community Church Hosts Annual…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 31, 2015 1074

Hopkins County Misdemeanor Indictments

by Karen McKnight
March 31, 2015 1042

Madisonville Police Reports Released - March 31,…

by Madisonville Police Department
March 31, 2015 775

Glema Center April Schedule Features Jo Dee…

by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
March 30, 2015 692

Members from Madisonville Police, Hopkinsville…

by Abbie Darst
March 31, 2015 497

Baptist Health Madisonville Upgrades Technology…

by Baptist Health
March 31, 2015 458

KSP Charges Henderson County Man with Possession…

by Kentucky State Police
March 31, 2015 451

United Way Honors Organizations, Businesses,…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News