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Rundles Sentenced to Life in Prison

Rundles Sentenced to Life in Prison

On Tuesday, May 5, 2015 Glenn Edwin Rundles (right) was sentenced to life in prison for aggravated robbery. Rundles, 33, pleaded guilty to the aggravated robbery charges for robbing two elderly women at knife point last year in the East Post Oak community. In April, Rundles briefly escaped...

05/06/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Fire Truck Window Shot

Paris Fire Truck Window Shot

Paris Police responded to a call of shots fired at 1:59 P.M. yesterday in the 300 block of SE 16th Street. Someone apparently shot the rear driver’s side window on the Paris Fire Department rescue truck while it was traveling along the 300 block of SE 16th Street. Evidence showed that the...

05/06/2015 by eParisExtra
Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrests

Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrests

Paris Police stopped a vehicle at 10:03 P.M. on Monday, May 4, 2015 in the 1000 block of SW 1st Street for a traffic violation. The officer reported smelling marijuana emitting from the vehicle when he approached it to make contact with the driver. The two occupants of the vehicle were found...

05/05/2015 by eParisExtra
Possible Attempted Burglary Sunday Morning on East Oak Street

Possible Attempted Burglary Sunday Morning on East Oak Street

Paris Police Department officers responded to an audible burglar alarm at 11:44 A.M. on Sunday, May 3, 2015 in the 100 block of East Oak Street. Officers found a door that had been left open. It appeared that someone had entered the business by pushing an upstairs window open and left when the...

05/04/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Investigating an Alleged Assault

Paris Police Investigating an Alleged Assault

Paris Police responded to PRMC Emergency Room at 1:11 A.M. on May 2, 2015 in reference to a call of an assault that had occurred in the 2800 block of Stillhouse Road. Officers spoke with the 65 year old victim who stated that she had confronted an 18 year old female that has been living with...

05/04/2015 by eParisExtra
$74,000 Catapillar Backhoe Tractor Reported Stolen

$74,000 Catapillar Backhoe Tractor Reported Stolen

A report to the Paris Police on Wednesday, April 29, 2015, states that a Catapillar backhoe had been stolen in the 1200 block of SW 19th Street. The tractor was described as being yellow and black in color and not having an enclosed cab. The tractor had been last used on April 22nd and parked...

04/30/2015 by eParisExtra
Police Looking For Vandals Who are Shooting Out Windows

Police Looking For Vandals Who are Shooting Out Windows

Over the past week, Paris Police have received numerous reports where windows of businesses, vehicles, and residences have been shot out with what appears to be a BB or Pellet gun. Paris Police need your help in identifying those responsible for damaging the properties. The latest report was...

04/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Rifles Reported Stolen From Trucks in Johnson Woods

Rifles Reported Stolen From Trucks in Johnson Woods

Two rifles were reported stolen from two different vehicles on  Tuesday, April 28, 2015. The first burglary was reported at 6:34 A.M. in the 400 block of Johnson Woods Drive. The owner of the vehicle advised that they had left the vehicle unlocked and a .30-30 calibre rifle with a scope was...

04/29/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Investigating Burglary of a Vehicle

Paris Police Investigating Burglary of a Vehicle

At 1:31 A.M. on April 28, 2015, Paris Police responded to the 2100 block of Bella Vista where it was reported that a vehicle had been burglarized. The victim advised that they had unintentionally left the vehicle unlocked and became aware of the burglary when a neighbor called to advise them...

04/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Man Arrested for Incident at McDonald's

Paris Man Arrested for Incident at McDonald's

42 year old Weldon Wade Turner, Jr., of Paris, was arrested at 4:49 P.M. on Monday, April 27, 2015 and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. It was reported that Turner entered the McDonald’s in the 3800 block of Lamar Ave and filled up a glass with tea and left without...

04/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Unsolved Crime -- Two Females Wanted for Identity Theft

Unsolved Crime -- Two Females Wanted for Identity Theft

On March 13th and 15th, 2015, these two white females passed forged checks at Sav-A-Lot at 630 Bonham St. while buying over $200 of groceries each time. On March 25th, 2015, the same two suspects attempted to pass a $4,200 check at Texas Furniture but left before the check could be verified....

04/28/2015 by eParisExtra
Paris Police Investigating Two Weekend Calls of Theft

Paris Police Investigating Two Weekend Calls of Theft

A theft was reported to the Paris Police Department at 8:25 P.M. on Sunday April 26, 2015 on CR 42000. The victim advised that $40,000 cash was missing from his residence. The victim stated that the theft occurred sometime in the past two weeks. The cash was removed from a “secret...

04/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Man Hits Victim in Head with a Beer Bottle

Man Hits Victim in Head with a Beer Bottle

Paris Police Officers responded to a disturbance call in the 1100 block of Tudor Street at 3:59 A.M. on April 26, 2015. It was reported that 32 year old John Robert Smith had hit a 29 year old male in the head with a beer bottle. A  witness stated that he had picked the two subjects up at...

04/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Kenneth Preston Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison

Kenneth Preston Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison

Last week Kenneth Preston, of Paris, (pictured) plead guilty to aggravated robbery and was sentenced to 15 years in prison for assaulting and robbing a 59 year old man from Austin. Back on January 23, 2015 Paris Police responded to a disturbance call in the 1800 block of Polk Street when it...

04/27/2015 by eParisExtra
23 Year Old Man Arrested on Drug Charges after Shots Fired

23 Year Old Man Arrested on Drug Charges after Shots Fired

Paris Police received a call of shots being fired one minute after midnight on 04/25/2015.  The first officers on the scene discovered that a man and his son had been involved in an altercation which ended with a handgun being discharged.  Officers found a spent shell casing in the area...

04/27/2015 by eParisExtra
Crime Stoppers -- Unsolved Crime-- Burglary of Residence

Crime Stoppers -- Unsolved Crime-- Burglary of Residence

Lamar County Crime Stoppers needs the information that will lead to the arrest and/or indictment of the person(s) responsible for a burglary of a residence in the 800 block of CR 33200 in Sumner, Texas. It was reported to the Lamar County Sheriff’s Department that sometime between 12:45 P.M....

04/24/2015 by eParisExtra
Police Investigating two Separate Burglaries on Thursday

Police Investigating two Separate Burglaries on Thursday

A 2005 Dodge pick-up had the tires and wheels removed while sitting at a mechanic’s garage in the 400 block of E Kaufman Street yesterday. The theft was reported at 9:10 A.M. on Thursday, April 23, 2015 and the shop’s owner advised that the theft occurred during the night. The tires and...

04/24/2015 by eParisExtra
Inmate Escapes But Quickly Captured

Inmate Escapes But Quickly Captured

On Wednesday, April 22, 2015, the Lamar County Sheriff’s Office transported Inmate Glenn Edwin Rundles to the Lamar County Court House for Jury selection. Shortly after 9:00 a.m., while being removed from the Lamar County Transport Van, Rundles fled on foot toward Bonham Street, according to...

04/23/2015 by eParisExtra
Ashley Morrison Pleads Not Guilty

Ashley Morrison Pleads Not Guilty

Ashley Morrison, 17, pled not guilty yesterday during an appearance in court. Morrison is charged with murder, burglary, theft of a fire arm and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. Ashley Morrison and her then 16-year-old boyfriend, Christian Sims, were arrested back in December 2014 for...

04/22/2015 by eParisExtra
Robbery Monday Night

Robbery Monday Night

Paris Police responded to a robbery call in the 3000 block of NE Loop 286 at 9:08 P.M. on Monday, April 20, 2015. It was reported that a white male wearing a black hoodie entered the store with a bandanna across his face and demanded the money from the register. The clerk reported that the...

04/21/2015 by eParisExtra