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Zachary Chavez Simmons Indicted

Zachary Chavez Simmons Indicted

  Zachary Simmons 23 year old Zachary Chavez Simmons, of Paris has been indicted for the robbery of Swaim’s Hardware. Mr. Simmons was arrested on July 31, 2014 at about 10:00 A.M.  on a warrant charging him with aggravated robbery. The warrant stemmed from the investigation of the...

08/20/2014 by eParisExtra

Hearing for Man Accused on Murder Rescheduled

Hearing for Man Accused on Murder Rescheduled

David Scott Powell, 34 A pre-trial hearing for David Scott Powell, 34, that was scheduled for yesterday morning, Tuesday, August 19th, has been postponed until next month. Powell was arrested back in March of 2014 for the murder of his father. David Wayne Powell, 54, was found deceased on a...

08/20/2014 by eParisExtra

Lamar County Sheriff Department Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Department Bookings

Jones, Bobby Allen, Assault Fam/House Member Impede Breath Johnson, Allison Rana, Motion to Adjudication Guilt Cabler, Christopher Wayne, Bond Surrender Theft Property<$1500 2/more Rosson, Rodney Earl, MAN DEL CS PG 1>-1G<4G (2 counts) Smith, Kathyrne Anastasia, Assault Causes Bodily...

08/20/2014 by eParisExtra

Paris Police Arrests 8/19/14

Paris Police Arrests 8/19/14

The Paris PD arrested two people on Tuesday. Both were arrested on burglary charges. Coursey, Stephen, 24, Burglary of Building Gardneer, Adam, 18, Burglary of Building ...

08/20/2014 by eParisExtra

Lamar County Grand Jury indictments from August 2014

Lamar County Grand Jury indictments from August 2014

Lamar County Courthouse Lamar County Grand Jury indictments from August 14, 2014. ANDREWS, MARKEITH- Poss with Intent to Distribute > 4G but < 200G BEAMON, DABREY DESHONG- Delivery of a Simulated Substance. BLACK, MITZI- Poss of Controlled Substance < 1G in a Drug Free Zone BOWMAN,...

08/19/2014 by eParisExtra

Lamar County Sheriff Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Bookings

Eleven people were booked into the Lamar County Jail on Monday, August 18th. Those inmates include: Cole, Jay Bailey, Fail to Idenfity Fugitive from justice; Speeding; Display Expired License plates; Assault (Physical Contact) White, Gregory James, Public Intoxication Blount, Derrick Maurice,...

08/19/2014 by eParisExtra

Paris Police Arrests 8/18/14

Paris Police Arrests 8/18/14

Bowen-Bailey, Sequoyah Trey, 18, Theft Property>=$50<$500 Chelius, Paul David, 32, Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or more Harmon, Janice Marie, 30, Theft Property>=$50<$500 Jones, Bobby Allen, 55, Assault Fam/House Member Morgan, Darion Kalente, 32, Forgery Financial (3 counts) ...

08/19/2014 by eParisExtra

Lamar County Sheriff Weekend Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Weekend Bookings

The Lamar County Sheriff Department booked 31 inmates into the Lamar County Jail over the weekend. Limbock, Corey Ray, Bench Warrant/Burglary of Building; MTAG/Burglary of Building; MTAG/Forgery of Financial Instrument White, Danny Glenn, Driving While Intoxicated Simpson, Lucas Earl, CAPIAS...

08/18/2014 by eParisExtra

Paris Police Weekend Arrests

Paris Police Weekend Arrests

The Paris PD arrested 20 people over the weekend. Those arrested include: Akers, Janet Horton, 53, Assault; Disorderly Bozarth, David James, 22, Fail to Signal/Lane Crittenden, Clement, 47, Fail to Display Driver’s Fletcher, John Roy, 34, Theft Property>=$500<$1500 (2 counts) Goss,...

08/18/2014 by eParisExtra

Update: Sheriff identifies victim of deadly fire at PJ Trailers

Update: Sheriff identifies victim of deadly fire at PJ Trailers

Lamar County Sheriff Scott Cass has released the findings of the Medical Examiner, after the victim’s body from the PJ Trailers fire (Click for more info) was sent for a forensic autopsy. The Medical Examiner has identified the deceased person found in the PJ Trailers plant as Jorge...

08/15/2014 by Josh Allen

Lamar County Sheriff Bookings 8/14-8/15

Lamar County Sheriff Bookings 8/14-8/15

Thirteen inmates were booked into the Lamar County Jail from Thursday, August 14th at 11am to Friday, August 15 at 2:15am. McFatridge, Randall Travis, Evading Arrest Detention Davis, Leslie Lee, POSS Dangerous Drug; MTR-Poss Marijuana<2oz; MTR-Occupational License Lawson, Cass Alan, Theft...

08/15/2014 by eParisExtra

Paris Police Arrests 8/14/14

Paris Police Arrests 8/14/14

Nine people were arrested by the Paris Police Department on Thursday, August 14, 2014. Adults arrested include: Allen, Charles Jabar, 27, Fail to Maintian; Motor Vehicle Inspection; Fail to Appear Non Traffic Battle, Carl Ray, 68, Theft Property<$1500 2/more Hulen, Darrell Lynn, 44, Motor...

08/15/2014 by eParisExtra

Sheriff releases statement concerning investigation into deadly fire at PJ Trailers

Sheriff releases statement concerning investigation into deadly fire at PJ Trailers

Workers at PJ Trailers look on with dismay, as firefighters fight a large fire that took the life of one and severely damaged the manufacturing area of the trailer company. (eParisExtra photo by Josh Allen) Lamar County Sheriff Scott Cass released a statement this morning concerning the...

08/14/2014 by Josh Allen

Lamar County Sheriff Department Bookings

Lamar County Sheriff Department Bookings

Eight people were booked into the Lamar County Jail on Wednesday, August 13th. Those inmates include: Robertson, Kyle Blake, POSS CS PG 1<1G; Open Container; UNL Carrying Weapon; Poss DEL Drug Paraphernalia Phifer, Thomas Wayne, Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or More Moore, Cody Allen,...

08/14/2014 by eParisExtra

Paris Police Arrests 8/13/14

Paris Police Arrests 8/13/14

Lemmen, Timothy Andrew, 28, Expired Motor Vehicle Moore, Cody Allen, 22, Criminal Trespass ...

08/14/2014 by eParisExtra

Theft at Lamar County Fairgrounds

Theft at Lamar County Fairgrounds

The Paris Police responded to a report of a theft at the Lamar County Fairgrounds. It was reported that a known suspect who had been doing community service at the fairgrounds had allegedly stolen 259 gate passes to the upcoming county fair. It was also reported that the passes are being...

08/13/2014 by eParisExtra

Large fire at PJ Trailers results in the death of one worker

Large fire at PJ Trailers results in the death of one worker

Area firefighters, including the Paris Fire Department, responded to a major fire in Tigertown earlier today that has resulted in the death of one worker. Early reports are that PJ Trailer manufacturing company sustained major damage from the blaze. According to sources, a contract-worker was...

08/13/2014 by eParisExtra

Man Charged with Two Counts of Attempted Aggravated Assault

Man Charged with Two Counts of Attempted Aggravated Assault

 33 year old Marcus John McCann, of Paris, was arrested at about 10:06 P.M. on August 12, 2014 when officers responded to a disturbance in the 1000 block of SE 16th St. It was reported that McCann began cursing several people and calling them racial slurs. McCann was asked to leave the...

08/13/2014 by eParisExtra

Paris Police Arrests 8/12/14

Paris Police Arrests 8/12/14

Paris Police responded to 112 calls for service and arrested 6 persons on August 12, 2014. Adults arrested include: Ewing, Quentin Lee, 30, Disorderly McCann, Jacky Carl, 35, Bond Surrender Warrant McCann, Marcus John, 33, Agg Assault; Agg Assault w/Deadly Weapon Ragan, Craig Lee, 24, Poss CS...

08/13/2014 by eParisExtra

Sheriff's detectives arrest teen for burglary of Chicota Baptist Church

Sheriff's detectives arrest teen for burglary of Chicota Baptist Church

The Lamar County Sheriff’s Office has arrested an 18-year old in connection with an investigation into the burglary of the Chicota Baptist Church, according to Lamar County Sheriff Scott Cass. Seqouyah Trey Bailey, 18 (Sheriff’s dept. photo) On July 30, the sheriff’s office...

08/12/2014 by Josh Allen