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Lamar County Sheriff Warns of Phone Scam

Lamar County Sheriff Warns of Phone Scam

The Lamar County Sheriff’s Office has received reports of calls being made to local residents from a company portraying themselves as the US Department of Grants. The caller will advise you that you qualify for a $9,700 grant and in order to receive the money you will need to send them 2%...

07/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Two Felony Arrests by Paris PD on Tuesday

Two Felony Arrests by Paris PD on Tuesday

Officers responded to 100 calls making 3 arrests, 2 felony charges and one for mental evaluation on Tuesday, June 30, 2015. Harley Britt Braswell, (pictured right) 54 of Paris was taken into custody at his residence without incident on a felony parole violation warrant. Casey Dajuan Sanders,...

07/01/2015 by eParisExtra
Two Felony Arrests by Paris PD this Weekend

Two Felony Arrests by Paris PD this Weekend

Officers responded to 304 calls for service from Friday the 26th through Sunday the 28th arresting 14 people while doing do. Two of the arrests involved felony charges: Roy Gene Hickson, (right) 54 of Paris was arrested on an outstanding warrant charging arson.  The warrant was a Judgement...

06/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Photo of Theft Suspect

Photo of Theft Suspect

Pictured is the surveillance photo released of the suspect in the theft of the $3000 bracelet taken from the Carriage House jewelry store in downtown Paris earlier this week. If you think you know this man, please contact the Paris Police Department at 903-784-6688, Option 0 or call...

06/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Sims Deemed Fit to Stand Trial

Sims Deemed Fit to Stand Trial

After 9 hours of arguments and cross-examination before county court judge Bill Harris, a jury has deemed Christian Sims fit to stand trial for the murder of his grandmother, Annie Sims. Gary Young, prosecutor for the case and Lamar County District Attorney, along with Assistant County Attorney...

06/27/2015 by eParisExtra
High Speed Chase in Paris Thursday Morning

High Speed Chase in Paris Thursday Morning

At 9:37 AM on Thursday, June 25th, Paris Police officers responded to a report of a man with a gun at the intersection of 7th SW Street and Bonham Street. Officers arrived and found that he did not have a weapon and after that brief contact, allowed him to leave. In just a few minutes, another...

06/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Theft of $3000 Bracelet from the Carriage House

Theft of $3000 Bracelet from the Carriage House

Officers responded to a report theft in the 10 block of Clarksville Street yesterday around noon.  A subject was looking at two jewelry bracelets at the Carriage House (pictured) when he apparently returned one and kept the other and left the store. As of yesterday, the suspect had not been...

06/25/2015 by eParisExtra
Dine and Dash: Large Group Leaves Denny’s Without Paying

Dine and Dash: Large Group Leaves Denny’s Without Paying

Early Sunday morning, a large group of people went to Denny’s, located at 3040 NE Loop 286 in Paris, where they ordered and ate food, yet left without paying for it. The general manager of the restaurant,  said he was called in toward the end of the incident. “A group of 20-30 younger...

06/24/2015 by eParisExtra
Ft. Worth Man Arrested in Paris

Ft. Worth Man Arrested in Paris

Britton Wright Somerer (pictured), 23 of Ft. Worth, was arrested on a warrant from the Ft. Worth Police Department charging him with Aggravated Assault with a deadly weapon. Paris Police Officers were investigating a complaint of criminal trespass in the 400 block of 5th NE street.  The...

06/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Two Paris Women Arrested on Drug Charges

Two Paris Women Arrested on Drug Charges

On Monday, June 22, 2015 two Paris Women were arrested on warrants from earlier investigations. Tracy Lynn Gilbert, (pictured right) 32 of Paris was arrested on a warrant charging Delivery of a Controlled substance from an earlier investigation. Dusti Rose Robbins, 21 of Paris was arrested on a...

06/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Attempted Armed Robbery on Monday

Attempted Armed Robbery on Monday

On Monday, June 22nd at 8:50 AM, officers were dispatched to a convenience store at 2965 Church Street in regards to an attempted armed robbery. The victim reported that  a white male had displayed a knife at the checkout counter demanding all the money from the register. Without completing...

06/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Weekend Felony Arrests

Weekend Felony Arrests

Dawson Felony Arrests include David Conrad Dawson,(pictured right) 37, of Paris, who was arrested for Felony DWI, 3rd Offense after officers responded to a one vehicle accident in the 4200 block of the NE Loop. No one else was injured in the crash. Dalton Lane Melvin, 17 and a 14 year old...

06/22/2015 by eParisExtra
25 Year Old Man Found with Methamphetamine and Drug Paraphernalia

25 Year Old Man Found with Methamphetamine and Drug Paraphernalia

Officers responded to a disturbance call in the 200 block of SW 19th Street at 7:57 P.M.on Thursday, June 18th and arrested 25 year old Rodarius Danyella Reed (pictured). During the investigation, Reed was allegedly found to be in possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. Reed...

06/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Pickton Texas Woman Arrested in Paris with Stolen Credit Card and Identification

Pickton Texas Woman Arrested in Paris with Stolen Credit Card and Identification

40 year old Nessica Rachele Hale, (pictured) of Pickton, Texas was arrested at 3:25 P.M. on June 18, 2015 in the 4200 block of Lamar Avenue and charged with fraud by using or possessing more than five (5) items of identifying information. As Hale attempted to use a credit card at the Cave...

06/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Arrest Two Woman Involved in Fraudulent Phone Scam

Paris Police Arrest Two Woman Involved in Fraudulent Phone Scam

Tyler Tair Austin Tyler Tair Austin, 20, and Destiny Mercedes Boyd, 19, both from Daingerfield, were arrested at 2:10 P.M. on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 in the 200 block of NE Loop 286. Officers responded to a call of a fraud at the Verizon Store and it was reported that the two gave false...

06/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Three Felony Arrests in Past 24 Hours in Paris

Three Felony Arrests in Past 24 Hours in Paris

Casey Dajuan Sanders Three felony arrests were made in the past 24 hours. 36 year old Casey Dajuan Sanders, of Paris, was arrested after he was stopped in the 2000 block of Stillhouse Rd at 11:37 A.M. on Tuesday, June 16, 20145 for a traffic violation. Officers were advised that Sanders had an...

06/17/2015 by eParisExtra
Man Allegedly Exposes Himself to Woman at Carwash

Man Allegedly Exposes Himself to Woman at Carwash

Paris Police responded to an indecent exposure call in the 100 block of N Collegiate Drrive at 1:26 P.M. on Monday, June 15, 2015. It was reportred that a white male in his mid to late 20’s wearing a white shirt with thin red horizonal lines exposed himself to the victim as she was cleaning...

06/16/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Woman Arrested with Stolen Check

Paris Woman Arrested with Stolen Check

33 year old Natasha Lynn Avera, (pictured) of Paris, was arrested at 5:09 P.M. on June 15, 2015 in the 3200 block of Lamar Avenue. Avera was reported to have attempted to cash a stolen check in the drive thru of the Guaranty Bond Bank just prior to officers locating her. It was found that she...

06/16/2015 by eParisExtra
Man Wanted for Aggravated Robbery Arrested in Hugo

Man Wanted for Aggravated Robbery Arrested in Hugo

Just before midnight on June 14th, 2015, Lamar County Crime Stoppers received information that wanted person Jerrod William McCool (pictured) could be located at an apartment in Hugo, Oklahoma. Hugo Police Department was contacted and given the information. McCool was located at 1:12 A.M. and...

06/16/2015 by eParisExtra
Accidental Shooting on Church Street on Thursday

Accidental Shooting on Church Street on Thursday

Paris Police responded to a call of an accidental shooting that had occurred in the 2900 block of Church Street just before 6 P.M. on Thursday, June 11, 2015. It was reported that a 35 year man had shot himself in his left hand and was at Paris Regional Medical Center Emergency Room. The...

06/13/2015 by eParisExtra