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Paris Man Attacks Woman's Vehicle

Paris Man Attacks Woman's Vehicle

Paris Police responded to the 3100 block of Bonham Street at 11:49 A.M. on Wednesday, September 2, 2015. It was reported that a male had flagged down a motorist, had jumped onto the hood of the vehicle driven by a 63 year old female and was currently damaging the vehicle’s windshield....

7 hours ago by eParisExtra
Suspect Impersonating a Police Officer

Suspect Impersonating a Police Officer

Law Enforcement Officers in Northeast Texas are searching for a suspect accused of impersonating a police officer. The suspect is a black male, weighing between 200-250 pounds, approximately 5ft 10 in. tall, and in his early to mid 40’s.  The suspect is driving a gold Nissan. The man...

09/02/2015 by eParisExtra
Burglary at St John’s Baptist Church on Saturday

Burglary at St John’s Baptist Church on Saturday

Paris Police officers responded to a call of a burglary in the 1600 block of NE 13th Street at 3:24 P.M. on Saturday, August 29, 2015. It was reported that unknown suspect(s) enter St John’s Baptist Church and stole a Peevy public address system and a large Peevy speaker. At this time, it...

08/31/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Man Found with a Large Amount of Synthetic Marijuana

Paris Man Found with a Large Amount of Synthetic Marijuana

Paris Police Officers made contact with the tennant of an apartment in the 1500 block of Lamar Avenue at 1:23 P.M. on Sunday, August 30, 2015 and found that the tennant was allegedly in possession of a large amount of synthetic marijuana. Due to the amount being over 4 grams, 29 year old...

08/31/2015 by eParisExtra
Man Convicted of Sexual Assault of a Child in Lamar County on the Run

Man Convicted of Sexual Assault of a Child in Lamar County on the Run

A “sexually violent predator” is still on the run after escaping from a Houston halfway house Thursday. The DPS has added Ernest Leroy Smith, 46, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list. A reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. His...

08/31/2015 by eParisExtra
Hit and Run in Clarksville Ends in Gunfire

Hit and Run in Clarksville Ends in Gunfire

On Tuesday, August 25th, the Clarksville Police received a call of a hit and run vehicle accident.  in Clarksville ended in gunfire between police and the suspect. Bobby Warthan Jr., 58, of Annona, was reportedly was involved the accident, leaving the scene and driving off toward the...

08/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Man Arrested for Unauthorized Use of Motor Vehicle

Paris Man Arrested for Unauthorized Use of Motor Vehicle

Paris Police Officers arrested 24 year old Coty Duane Nelson, (pictured) of Paris, at 11:11 A.M. on Thursday, August 27, 2015. Officers recognized Nelson and had knowledge that Nelson was wanted on a warrant charging him with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. The warrant was a result of an...

08/28/2015 by eParisExtra
17 Year Old Arrested in Theft of $74,000 Backhoe

17 Year Old Arrested in Theft of $74,000 Backhoe

17 year old Johnny Glynn Smith, Jr. (pictured) was arrested at 2:03 P.M. on Thursday, August 27, 2015 on a warrant charging him with felony theft. The warrant stemmed from an investigation where a Catapillar backhoe had been stolen on April 29, 2015 from the 1200 block of SW 19th Street. The...

08/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Reno Police Arrests Two for Breaking into a Vehicle

Reno Police Arrests Two for Breaking into a Vehicle

Reno Police Department Officers arrested two males, one of which was a juvenile, for burglarizing a local resident’s vehicle. Just after 4:00am on Tuesday August 25th, 2015 Reno Police made contact with two male subjects on bicycles near Fossil Creek Storage on Lamar Road carrying backpacks....

08/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Looking For Suspect Who Shot 18 Year Old

Paris Police Looking For Suspect Who Shot 18 Year Old

Gunshots were heard by Paris Police Officers coming from the 500 block of the Tudor Street area at about 2:50 A.M. on August 23, 2015. When officers arrived at the scene, they were informed that an 18 year old male had been shot and was being transported to the emergency room by a private...

08/24/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Teen Arrested for Burglary of a Building

Paris Teen Arrested for Burglary of a Building

Paris Police Officers responded to a call of a burglary of a building in the 900 block of NW 34th Street on August 17, 2015. During the investigation, a surveillance video captured an image of the suspect. 17 year old Joshua Gene Sessums (pictured) was arrested at his residence on August 21,...

08/24/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Man Arrested for Aggravated Assault

Paris Man Arrested for Aggravated Assault

26 year old Jason William Allen Ellis, of Paris, was arrested at 10:30 A.M. on August 21, 2015 on a warrant charging him with aggravated assault on a family member with a deadly weapon. The warrant stemmed from a report taken on August 13, 2015 where a 52 year old male had been assaulted by...

08/24/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Woman Indicted in for Intoxicated Assault with a Vehicle

Paris Woman Indicted in for Intoxicated Assault with a Vehicle

Emily Sharrock, (pictured) age 20 of Paris, has been charged with two counts of intoxicated assault with a vehicle causing serious bodily injury. On June 17, 2015 Sharrock , who allegedly had a blood alcohol content was 0.138,  rear-ended a couple from Louisiana on Highway 271.  25-year-old...

08/21/2015 by eParisExtra
Crime Stoppers Unsolved Crime - Stolen Automobile

Crime Stoppers Unsolved Crime - Stolen Automobile

Just after midnight on August 17, 2015, Paris Fire and Police responded to a vehicle burning in a field in the 1300 block of W Washington Street. T he vehicle did not have a license plate but was identified by other markings. It was found that the vehicle was a 2014 red Dodge Avenger and it had...

08/20/2015 by eParisExtra
Six Vehicles Burglarized on Tuesday

Six Vehicles Burglarized on Tuesday

Paris Police responded to six burglaries of motor vehicles in the 3100 and 3200 blocks of Margaret Street on Tuesday, August 18, 2015.  The first report came in just before 8:00 A.M. and officers located four more before 10:30 A.M. The last burglary was reported at 7:22 P.M. It was reported...

08/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Indecent Exposure by Paris Man

Indecent Exposure by Paris Man

22 year old Tanavionne Marcell Robertson, (pictured) of Paris was arrested in the 100 block of SE 13th Street at 3:50 P.M. on Tuesday, August 18, 2015. Paris Police officers responded to an indecent exposure call where it was reported that three females were approached by Robertson. During a...

08/19/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Man Arrested for Felony Theft

Paris Man Arrested for Felony Theft

Jimmy Lee Risinger, 25, of Paris, was arrested on August 17, 2015 at 10:45 A.M. on a warrant charging him with felony theft. The warrant stemmed from an investigation where a Catapillar backhoe had been stolen on April 29, 2015 from the 1200 block of SW 19th Street. The backhoe was recovered on...

08/18/2015 by eParisExtra
Tankersley Indicted

Tankersley Indicted

Audy Tankersley, 61, who hit and killed Mendy Williams, 40, of Blossom in June was indicted by a Lamar County grand jury last week. He is charged with intoxication manslaughter with a vehicle in the death of Williams, intoxicated assault with a vehicle; accident involving injury; and...

08/18/2015 by eParisExtra
19 Year Old Driver Causes Accident

19 Year Old Driver Causes Accident

At 2:29 A.M. on August 15, 2015, Paris Police responded to a motor vehicle accident in the 700 block of E Tudor Street. T The 19 year old driver of a 2008 Dodge Avenger was travelling eastbound when he lost control of the vehicle, left the roadway on the north side of the road, and struck a...

08/17/2015 by eParisExtra
Blossom Man Pleads Guilty to Child Indecency

Blossom Man Pleads Guilty to Child Indecency

This week Jose Peralta, 70, of Blossom entered a guilty plea in Lamar County Court to two counts of Child Indecency.  Two of his victims were children under the age of 12. The investigation into the crimes which were committed in Blossom in March of 2014, was led by the Lamar County Sheriff...

08/14/2015 by eParisExtra