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Grand jury: 25 indicted in July

Grand jury: 25 indicted in July

A Lamar County grand jury handed down indictments to twenty-five individuals for the month of July this week at the Lamar County Courthouse. According to court records, those indicted and their charges are as follows: Tara Acevedo – Burglary of a Building, Possession of Controlled...

07/30/2015 by Josh Allen
Two Local Men Arrested on Outstanding Warrants

Two Local Men Arrested on Outstanding Warrants

Officers responded to 82 calls for service and arrested 4 people during the 24 hours of July 29th, 2015. Two individuals were detained for mental evaluation at a local hospital. One individual was arrested for a credit card abuse charge and one other for an assault charge. Officers took a...

07/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Department Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Department Inmate Bookings

Eight people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 12:10am on 7/29 and 2:01am on 7/30/15. White, Danny Glenn, MTR/Driving While Intoxicated BAC>=0.15 Berry, Robert Allen, Resist Arrest, Search or Transport Willhite, Sheri Lue, False Report to Police Officer/Law Enforcement Mitchell,...

07/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 7/29/15

Paris PD Arrests on 7/29/15

Four people were arrested on Wednesday, July 29, 2015 by the Paris Police Department. The adults arrested include: Hawthorne, Dearius Grigsby, Assault Causes Bodily Injury (2 counts) Wolf, Robert Christopher, 25, Credit Card or Debit Card Abuse ...

07/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Vehicle Involved in Crash

Paris Police Vehicle Involved in Crash

At 5:14 PM yesterday, two police units were dispatched to a fight in progress at the intersection of SE 17th and Clarksville Street. Both units were responding with emergency lights and siren activated.  One police unit was approximately 2 blocks ahead of the other as both were westbound on...

07/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Pre-trial Hearings for Child Sexual Assault Suspect and Burglary Suspect

Pre-trial Hearings for Child Sexual Assault Suspect and Burglary Suspect

Juan Guerrero, 34, was in court last week for a pre-trial hearing. Guerrero, who fled to Mexico but was arrested back in March trying to re-enter the US, was indicted on charges for allegedly sexually assaulting two children who were living with him here in Paris in 2012. Guerrero is scheduled...

07/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Department Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Department Inmate Bookings

Eight people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 1:25am on 7/28 and 2:10am on 7/29/15. Oates, Charles Lycurgus, CCC-Poss Marijuana<2oz Turner, Chester Ray, Driving while License Invalid w/Previous Conv/Susp Robertson, Tanavionne Marcel, Public Intoxication w/ 3 prior...

07/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on July 28, 2015

Paris PD Arrests on July 28, 2015

Paris Police Officers arrested six people on Tuesday, July 28, 2015. The adults arrested include: Berry, Robert Allen, 28, Resist Arrest, Search or Transport; Assault Cook, Mehleneese Nichole, 33, MTR Probation; Theft By Check Insufficient; Theft Property>=$20<$500 By Check Maynard,...

07/29/2015 by eParisExtra
List of Wanted Persons in Lamar County

List of Wanted Persons in Lamar County

Contact Lamar County Crime Stoppers if you have information that leads to the arrest and/or indictment of any of these wanted persons and you could be eligible for a cash reward and may remain anonymous. WANTED PERSON wanted as of 04-14-2015 Felix Onate Ascaio m/w 29 last known address of 730...

07/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Woman Killed in Fannin County

Paris Woman Killed in Fannin County

On Monday afternoon, July 27th,  Regenia Kourakos of Paris was killed in a car crash in Fannin County. Kourakos, 67, who was pronounced dead at the scene, was driving a white GMC the wrong way on State Highway 121 when she collided with a semi truck. The driver of the truck, who was not...

07/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Safety Tips for Women

Safety Tips for Women

Sunny afternoons are good times for mothers and women to pack up our children or other essentials and run those errands we all love. The last thing on our minds is facing a potential assault. We’re thinking of 29 things; where’s his other shoe, what should I cook for dinner, I wish...

07/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Dept. Inmate Bookings

Ten people were booked into the Lamar County Jail between 12:42am on July 27th and 3:08am on July 28, 2015. Rose, Norman Deshawndre, Unl Carrying Weapon; Poss Marijuana<2oz Winton, Jessica Leigh, MTAG – Driving w/License  Invalid w/Previous Conv/Susp; MTAG-Duty on Striking Fixture/Hwy...

07/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Report first half on 2015 to Paris City Council

Paris PD Report first half on 2015 to Paris City Council

According to Chief of Police, Bob Hundley, Jr. the following information regarding Paris Police Department activity for the first six months of 2015 was given to the city council last night at the  Monday, July 27th meeting. Paris Police officers have answered 22,991 calls for service in the...

07/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris PD Arrests on 7/27/15

Paris PD Arrests on 7/27/15

Paris Police responded to 112 calls for service, and arrested 4 persons on Monday, July 27, 2015. Banda, Nicodemus Nico, 30, Fail to Display Driver’s Bowden, Carlos Wayne, 53, Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or More Pina, Juan Manuel, 38, Public Intoxication Robertson, Tanavionne Marcell,...

07/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Police Looking for Vandalism Suspects

Police Looking for Vandalism Suspects

Paris Police officers responded to a call where unknown persons entered a storage building in the 800 block of Bonham Street and destroyed several bathroom lavatories and stole the faucets that had been donated to Habitat for Humanity. The cost to replace the items is estimated to be $750 to...

07/28/2015 by eParisExtra
PA system stolen from local church

PA system stolen from local church

The Paris Police Department responded to the 1500 block of Grove Street at 12:01 p.m. on Friday, July 24, where it was reported that some unknown person(s) had pried open a back door to the Wayside Church of God in Christ and stole the sound system and two speakers, according to Public...

07/27/2015 by Josh Allen
Lamar County Sheriff's Dept. Inmate Bookings - July 24-26

Lamar County Sheriff's Dept. Inmate Bookings - July 24-26

Kendrick Derrell Earls – Assault Family/Household Member w/ Previous Conviction (2 Counts), Unlawful Restraint Kenneth Lee Flowers – Public Intoxication Jesus De La Cruz Herrera – Possession of Marijuana <2 oz Rena Sue Goss – Failure to Identify (Giving...

07/27/2015 by Josh Allen
Christian Sims Indicted on Murder Charge

Christian Sims Indicted on Murder Charge

After three hearings to determine competency and certification as an adult, 17-year-old Christian Sims was indicted by a grand jury on Monday. Sims, who is accused in the murder of his grandmother, Annie Sims, must now stand trial in the 6th Judicial Court. Per Texas law, press members are not...

07/27/2015 by Josh Allen
Paris PD Weekend Arrests - July 24-26

Paris PD Weekend Arrests - July 24-26

The Paris Police Department responded to 242 calls for service and arrested 11 individuals over the weekend. Those arrested and their charges are as follows: LeKersie Jerome Cooper, 23, Failure to Display DL Ray Lee Ethridge, 49, Public Intoxication Rena Sue Goss, 51, Failure to Identify...

07/27/2015 by Josh Allen
Two juveniles arrested for painting graffiti on two Blossom churches, school and park

Two juveniles arrested for painting graffiti on two Blossom churches, school and park

The Lamar County Sheriff’s Office has arrested two male juveniles for the criminal mischief occurring in the Blossom community, according to Lamar County Sheriff Scott Cass. “The Sheriff’s Office had taken reports of the criminal mischief on two separate occasions last month where...

07/26/2015 by Josh Allen