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Crime Stoppers seek public's help solving auto theft crime

Crime Stoppers seek public's help solving auto theft crime

Sometime between 6 p.m. Friday, August 2, and 9 a.m. Saturday, August 3, two vehicles were taken from a used car lot in the 500 block of Norht Main Street. Taken were a brown, 2003 Chevrolet Tahoe and a black, 2004 Chevrolet Silverado pick-up, police said. These vehicles were found a few days...

08/16/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests made on Thursday, August 15

Paris PD adult arrests made on Thursday, August 15

Deshawn Antarus Alexander, 19, Possession of Marijuana <=2oz Drug Free Zone Sonya Nicole Bryant, 31, Failure to Display DL, Failure to Appear (Non-Traffic) Jami Christyne Comstock, 28, Failure to Identify – Fugitive Giving False/Fictitious Information Christina Michelle Lovan, 23,...

08/16/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris man arrested for second time in a week

Paris man arrested for second time in a week

Branson Roshawn “Shawn” Woods, 20, was arrested on Thursday for the second time in one week. On Aug. 8, he was taken into custody after Paris police detectives followed up a Crime Stoppers tip and found marijuana plants growing in the back yard of his residence at 120 Northwest 23rd...

08/16/2013 by Charles Richards
Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 14-15

Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 14-15

Rhett Tyson Keesee, 26, Driving While License Invalid, No Safety Belt, Violate Promise to Appear (Uniform Act) James Allen Reaves, III, 31, 2 Counts Abandon/Endanger Child – Criminal Negligence Vance Wade Barr, 45, Possession of Controlled Substance PG 1 <1g, Prohibited Substance in...

08/15/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests made on Wednesday, August 14

Paris PD adult arrests made on Wednesday, August 14

Artiman Scott Adams, 33, Theft of Property >=$50 <$500 Emily Anne Burns, 76, Theft of Property <$20 by Check Robert Ray Miller, 34, Burglary of Habitation Stanley Ray Miller, 31, Burglary of Habitation Christopher Dale Woodall, 31, Burglary of Habitation ...

08/15/2013 by Josh Allen
Police arrest four men in burglary of west Paris residence

Police arrest four men in burglary of west Paris residence

Police Chief Bob Hundley An investigation into a burglary of a west Paris residence led to the arrests of four men on Wednesday, Police Chief Bob Hundley said today. Criminal Investigation Division officers developed information that the four might be in possession of stolen property from the...

08/15/2013 by Charles Richards
Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 13-14

Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 13-14

James Harold Green, 23, Theft of Property >=$1500 <$20K, Theft of Property <$50 w/ Previous Conviction Deven Margaret Hickson, 34, Driving While Intoxicated – 2nd Angel Marie Harris, 26, Possession of Controlled Substance PG 1 <1g Eric Randall Jason, 18, Driving w/ License...

08/14/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests made on Tuesday, August 13

Paris PD adult arrests made on Tuesday, August 13

Cassandra Elizabeth Brantley, 37, Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility Deven Margaret Holloway, 34, Driving While Intoxicated Brian Douglas Lowe, 42, Possession of Controlled Substance PG 1 <1g Glenda Sue Potter, 36, Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility, Failure to Display...

08/14/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests made on Monday, August 12

Paris PD adult arrests made on Monday, August 12

Vance Wade Barr, 45, Possession of Controlled Substance PG 1 <1g, Prohibited Substance in Correctional Facility, Possession/Delivery of Drug Billy Dewayne Foster, 22, Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity Eduardo Olivera Granados, 33, Failure to Display DL James Harold Green, 23, Theft of...

08/13/2013 by Josh Allen
Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 12-13

Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 12-13

Billy Dewayne Foster, 22, Violation of Parole/Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity Brian Louis Estrada, 34, Driving w/ License Invalid w/ Previous Conviction/Suspension w/o Fines Resolved, Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility Brandi Faye Martin, 33, Theft of Material –...

08/13/2013 by Josh Allen
Grand Jury: twenty one indicted in August

Grand Jury: twenty one indicted in August

Ryan Wesley Adamson – Burglary of Habitation Mickey Lee Bates – Aggravated Assault w/ Deadly Weapon Lamar County Courthouse Timothy Jay Cagle – Cont. Sexual Abuse Child, Aggravated Sexual Assault Child, Indecency by Contact Chester Christopher – Driving While...

08/13/2013 by Josh Allen
Teacher's aide at Paris alternative school alleged to have had sex with student

Teacher's aide at Paris alternative school alleged to have had sex with student

Bethea Merritt A grand jury’s sealed indictment alleging that a teacher’s aide had an improper relationship with a student led to her arrest during the weekend. Bethea Burchett Williams Merritt, 40, who worked at the Paris alternative school, was arrested on Friday after a grand jury...

08/13/2013 by Charles Richards
Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 9-12

Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 9-12

Bryant Oliver Burnett, 24, Bench Warrant – Burglary of Building Branson Roshawn Woods, 20, Possession of Marijuana <=2oz Drug Free Zone Michael Dee Kitchens, 44, Driving While Intoxicated Colby Grant Wherley, 31, Assault Causing Bodily Injury – Family Member Crystal Lamont...

08/12/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests over the weekend; August 9-11

Paris PD adult arrests over the weekend; August 9-11

Lakeisha Monique Ashley, 33, Seat Belt Violation, Seat Belt Violation 5-16 Valerie Ann Copeland, 28, Resisting Arrest/Search/Transport, Evading Arrest/Detention, Disorderly Conduct Christopher Paul Crisp, 26, Theft of Property <$1500 2/More Tiffany Kristine Dozier, 25, Public Intoxication,...

08/12/2013 by Josh Allen
Lamar County Sheriff's Departments arrests, bookings August 8-9

Lamar County Sheriff's Departments arrests, bookings August 8-9

Donnetta Annette Robinson, 31, Evading Arrest/Detention, Possession of Dangerous Drug, Resisting Arrest/Search/Transport, Possession of Controlled Substance PG 3 <28g, Public Intoxication w/ 3 Prior Conviction Jerrion Duan Hill, 27, Assault Causing Bodily Injury, Violation of Parole Caitlin...

08/10/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests made on August 8

Paris PD adult arrests made on August 8

Jeremy Wade Aldridge, 31, Seat Belt Violation Brian Heath Carrell, 22, Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility Fred Ondra Dangerfield, 54, Possession of Controlled Substance PG 3 <28g, Public Intoxication Jerrion Duan Hill, 27, Assault Class A, Parole Violation Warrant Crystal Lamont...

08/10/2013 by Josh Allen
Lamar County Crime Stoppers seek public's help in investigation of suspicious fire

Lamar County Crime Stoppers seek public's help in investigation of suspicious fire

Lamar County Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s assistance in a suspicious fire Monday afternoon in the 300 block of Northwest Third Street. ...

08/09/2013 by Charles Richards
Tip leads police to marijuana patch in back yard of northwest Paris home

Tip leads police to marijuana patch in back yard of northwest Paris home

Paris police detectives have confiscated 160 marijuana plants that were growing in the back yard of a northwest Paris home. In response to a tip Thursday to Lamar County Crime Stoppers, officers went to 120 Northwest 23rd St., where Branson Roshawn “Shawn” Woods, 20, admitted to growing the...

08/09/2013 by Charles Richards
Paris man with two prior felony drug convictions arrested on meth charge

Paris man with two prior felony drug convictions arrested on meth charge

Police arrested a man after he was observed delivering methamphetamine to an individual in the 1800 block of Clarksville Street about 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, according to police department spokesman Curtis Garrett. Roy Gene Jones Detectives executed a search warrant on a residence in the 500 block...

08/08/2013 by Charles Richards
Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 7-8

Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 7-8

Amy Sue Ann Slaughter, 41, False Report to Police – Off/Sp Inv/Law Enforcement Employee Kenneth Wayne Morris, 49, Violation of Parole Michael Mcarthur Reasno, 50, Assault Causing Bodily Injury – Family Member, Miscellaneous Class C William Hugh Nance, Jr., 68, Theft of Property...

08/08/2013 by Josh Allen