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Burglary at Paris Lumber Leads to Arrest of Three

Burglary at Paris Lumber Leads to Arrest of Three

At 2:37 A.M. on June 12, 2015, Paris Police responded to a burglary in progress in the 3700 block of Pine Mill Road. The caller advised that they had observed two male subjects removing items, including a lawn mower, from the back side of Paris Lumber and had placed the items into a gray...

06/12/2015 by eParisExtra
30 Year Old Man Arrested for Trying to Sell Prescription Drugs

30 Year Old Man Arrested for Trying to Sell Prescription Drugs

A Paris Police Officer was approached by a man and a woman at about 7:45 P.M. on Thursday, June 11, 2015 who advised that a black male had just approached them in the 1300 block of Clarksville Street and had tried to sell them drugs. The officer located 30 year old Dewayne Lee Taylor in that...

06/12/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Man Arrested For Alleged Child Abuse

Paris Man Arrested For Alleged Child Abuse

31 year old Jonathan Wayne Sims, (pictured) of Paris was arrested at 6:22 P.M. on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 in the 600 block of Bonham Street on a warrant charging him with injury to a child. The warrant stemmed from an investigation where it was reported that Sims had physically assaulted a...

06/11/2015 by eParisExtra
Woman Arrested with Prescription Drugs and Methamphetamine

Woman Arrested with Prescription Drugs and Methamphetamine

Paris Police responded to the 3800 block of Lamar Avenue at 3:21 A.M. on June 11, 2015. It was reported that a white female had been sitting in her vehicle on the parking lot for several hours and appeared to be confused. Officers contacted 45 year old Regina Christine McKee....

06/11/2015 by eParisExtra
Police Looking for Blond Female who used Fake Credit Cards to Steal Gas

Police Looking for Blond Female who used Fake Credit Cards to Steal Gas

Paris Police responded to two theft calls within a 30 minute time frame on June 9, 2015 where a slender blond female entered two different stores and gave the clerks a credit/debit card advising that they wished to fill their vehicle and then return to use the card to pay for the fuel. On both...

06/10/2015 by eParisExtra
Stolen Trailer and Lawn Mower Reported

Stolen Trailer and Lawn Mower Reported

On June 9, 2015, Paris Police responded to the 3900 block of Jefferson Road at 5:34 P.M. where it was reported that a trailer and lawn mower had been stolen. The victim advised that the trailer was taken sometime after 1:15 P.M. and 5:20 P.M. on this date. The lawn mower was described as being...

06/10/2015 by eParisExtra
Crime Stoppers Unsolved Crime -- Wanted Person

Crime Stoppers Unsolved Crime -- Wanted Person

Lamar County Crime Stoppers needs your help in locating a armed robbery suspect, Jerrod William McCool (pictured). McCool has been identified as one of the suspects in the Armed Robbery of the 9th Street Grocery on May 27, 2015. McCool is described as being approximately 6’01″ and...

06/09/2015 by eParisExtra
Two Separate Assaults Over the Weekend in Paris

Two Separate Assaults Over the Weekend in Paris

On June 7, 2015 two separate incidents of assault sent two victims to the emergency room at Paris Regional Medical Center. At 3:17 A.M. on June 7, a 32 year old Paris man reported that he had been assaulted in the 500 block of Tudor Street. Officers responded to the PRMC Emergency Room and...

06/08/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Man Arrested on Multiple Drug Charges

Paris Man Arrested on Multiple Drug Charges

At just after midnight on June 6, 2015, Paris Police made contact with the driver and passenger of a vehicle that was parked on a parking lot in the 10 block of W Hearne Street. When the officer approached the vehicle, he reportedly smelled an overwhelming odor of burned and green marijuana...

06/08/2015 by eParisExtra
Unsolved Crime -- Theft/Burglary of a building

Unsolved Crime -- Theft/Burglary of a building

Sometime between Saturday evening on May 23, 2015 and Monday morning, May 25, 2015, someone cut a lock to a gate on County Road 47400 and stole numerous items from the barns on that property. It was reported to the Lamar County Sheriff’s Department that a red 16’ flatbed utility trailer...

06/05/2015 by eParisExtra
Two arrested after a short chase in the Chicota community

Two arrested after a short chase in the Chicota community

Two men were arrested for burglary and other charges in the Chicota community earlier this week after being confronted and chased by a citizen at the scene, crashing their vehicle, and then fleeing on foot before being apprehended by law enforcement, according to the sheriff’s...

06/04/2015 by Josh Allen
Antlers Woman Arrested in Paris with Methamphetamine

Antlers Woman Arrested in Paris with Methamphetamine

21 year old Khenjha Sanise Vargas, (pictured)of Antlers, Oklahoma was found to be in possession methamphetamine after the vehicle in which she was a passenger was stopped. The vehicle was stopped after it was observed swerving on the roadway in the 1600 block of West Walker Street at 2:56...

06/04/2015 by eParisExtra
Jury Selection for Christian Sims Murder Trial

Jury Selection for Christian Sims Murder Trial

On Tuesday, June 2, 2015 Christian Sims was back in Lamar County Court for jury selection. Sims is accused of killing his grandmother, Annie Sims, in December 2014 with his girlfriend, Ashley Morrison. The young couple were arrested in Oklahoma after Mrs. Sims was found shot to death at her...

06/03/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Man Charged with Felony Assault

Paris Man Charged with Felony Assault

Nathan Wayne Logsdon, 24, of Paris, was arrested at 7:31 P.M. on Monday, June 1, 2015 in the 3400 block of Clarksville Street and charged with assaulting a family member and violation of a protective order. It was reported that Logsdon was involved in a heated argument with the family member...

06/02/2015 by eParisExtra
Two Allegedly Found with Methamphetamine

Two Allegedly Found with Methamphetamine

28 year old Billy Ray Hayden, and 32 year old Desiree Ann Diggs, both of Paris, were arrested at 7:51 P.M. on May 29, 2015 in the 1000 block of Sycamore Street. Desiree Ann Diggs Officers observed that the vehicle that Hayden was driving was parked in the middle of the street. Further...

06/01/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Man Arrested with Methamphetamine

Paris Man Arrested with Methamphetamine

35 year old David Earl Christopher, of Paris was arrested at 7:21 P.M. on Thursday, May 28, 2015 in the 1300 block of Neathery Street. Officers were responding to a disturbance call and Christopher matched the description of the suspect that had left the scene before officers arrived....

05/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Attempted Robbery in 600 Block of NW 9th Street

Attempted Robbery in 600 Block of NW 9th Street

At 8:06 P.M. on May 27, 2015, Paris Police responded to a call of a robbery in the 600 block of NW 9th Street. The clerk inside the store reported that he observed a white male wearing all black and a black male wearing a black shirt entered the store wearing bandana’s over their faces. The...

05/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Respond to Call of Shots Fired on Sunday Afternoon

Paris Police Respond to Call of Shots Fired on Sunday Afternoon

Paris Police responded to a shots fired call at 1:08 P.M. on Sunday, May 24, 2015 in the 400 block of W Kaufman Street. Officers made contact with three individuals who were very uncooperative. It was later reported that a 21 year old male had fired three shots at the feet of a 25 year old...

05/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Man Assaults Home Health Nurses and Police Officer

Man Assaults Home Health Nurses and Police Officer

At 7:11 A.M. on May 22, 2015, Paris Police responded to a disturbance call in the 100 block of NE 10th Street. It was reported that two home health nurses were at the residence to care for a patient when the son of the patient assaulted the caregivers. When officers attempted to place 35 year...

05/26/2015 by eParisExtra
Clarksville Police Looking for Suspect in Death of Man

Clarksville Police Looking for Suspect in Death of Man

The Clarksville, TX Police Department is looking for a suspect in the death of Robert Benjamin Edwards and asking for help from the public. Edwards was discovered at his home, 402 E. College Avenue in Clarksville on November 11, 2014.  He was transported to the East Texas Medical Center in...

05/25/2015 by eParisExtra