GRAVES COUNTY, KENTUCKY (NewsFirst) — Burglary suspect being sought

During the early morning hours of March 11, 2024 a residential burglary was reported from a Graves County resident. Credit cards as well as a Chevrolet pickup was reported stolen.

The victim’s stolen pickup was found in Murray, Ky, and was stopped at 7:34AM, at the request of the Graves County Sheriff’s Office. The operator was identified as being 28 year old Juan Antonio Hernandez, who held an ID Card from Mexico.

The driver was arrested after Methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia was found on his person.

The suspect was released on an ROR bond in Calloway County and by 11:30AM, this same suspect was caught on a Calloway County convenient store surveillance camera using the Graves County victims stolen credit card.

This suspect Juan Antonio Hernandez age 28 (only Mexico identification) is wanted on active arrest warrants out of Graves County for the following charges:

1) Burglary 2nd Degree

2) Burglary 3rd Degree

3) Theft of Auto value over $10,000

4) Fraudulent Use of Credit Card

Photo’s below include booking photo, and photo’s from stores surveillance video.

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Sheriff Jon Hayden