The McCracken County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Berea, KY man, who was out on bond for an alleged rape that occurred in Lexington, KY, on drug trafficking charges on Monday morning following a drug investigation in McCracken County.

On 03/19/2023, McCracken County Sheriff’s Office detectives conducted an investigation after receiving information that illegal drug trafficking was being facilitated in an online chat room. The investigation revealed that 33-year-old Tyler Issacs of Berea, KY was traveling to McCracken County to meet a female and bring her a quantity of Crystal Methamphetamine.

Detectives located Issacs on the parking lot of a gas station located at 2730 John L. Puryear Drive in McCracken County. During a search of Issacs’ person, detectives located/seized a Methamphetamine smoking pipe and approximately seven (7) grams of Methamphetamine. During a search of his vehicle, detectives seized assorted drug paraphernalia and additional quantities of Methamphetamine.

A criminal history check revealed that Tyler Issacs was out on bond out of Lexington, KY for allegedly raping a pregnant woman at a massage parlor.

Issacs was lodged in the McCracken County Regional Jail.

Arrested: Tyler Issacs 33, of Berea, KY

Charges: Trafficking in Methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia, expired registration plate, no registration receipt, no insurance, and failure to transfer motor vehicle.