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Police investigate Friday night shooting in southwest Paris

Police investigate Friday night shooting in southwest Paris

Paris police officers were dispatched shortly before 10 p.m. Friday to the 300 block of Southwest 3rd Street regarding a complaint of gunshots. Police Chief Bob Hundley said upon arrival, officers found Dearies Dewayne Green, 21, of Roxton with a gunshot wound in his left buttock lying in a...

08/31/2013 by Charles Richards
Stabbing victim tells Paris police his assailant was waiting when he got home from work

Stabbing victim tells Paris police his assailant was waiting when he got home from work

A 37-year-old Paris man told police he was stabbed on Thursday by a man he found inside his residence in the 1300 block of Southeast 19th Street after he returned home from work. The man told officers the intruder charged at him, carrying a large knife, police department spokesman Curtis...

08/30/2013 by Charles Richards
Police arrest 18-year-old in burglary of neighbor's residence

Police arrest 18-year-old in burglary of neighbor's residence

Paris police responded about 11:30 a.m. Thursday to a possible burglary in the 1000 block of Southeast 17th Street, where it was reported someone had entered a residence and stolen several items. The victim described the items, and a witness described a suspect. Officers located Joseph Martin...

08/30/2013 by Charles Richards
Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 28-29

Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 28-29

Mallory Michele Evans, 23, Possession of Controlled Substance PG 1 >=1g <4g Chadrick Durial Woodberry, 24, Assault Causing Bodily Injury – Family Member Patricia Ann Fisher, 56, Possession of Controlled Substance PG 1 <1g Levi Dalton Frazier, 19, Aggravated Assault in...

08/29/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests made on Wednesday, August 28

Paris PD adult arrests made on Wednesday, August 28

Amanda Leishann Deshazo, 35, Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility Chelsey Rae Lingle, 26, Failure to Display DL Michael George Pullins, 41, Assault ...

08/29/2013 by Josh Allen
Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 27-28

Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 27-28

Latonya Nanette Hargrove, 31, Theft of Property >=$1500 <$20K, Failure to Identify – Fugitive Intentionally Giving False/Fictitious Information Christopher Paul Lawson, 40, Judgement NISI/MTR Theft of Property >=$20 <$500 by Check Chaid Rashad Lawrence, 33, Assault Causing...

08/28/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests made on Tuesday, August 27

Paris PD adult arrests made on Tuesday, August 27

Ronald Gale Finney, 56, Open Container, Failure to Appear (Non-Traffic), Assault Patricia Ann Fisher, 56, Possession of Controlled Substance PG 1 <1g, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Disorderly Conduct, Public Intoxication Justin Kenny Horne, 19, Theft of Property >=$50 <$500 Chaid...

08/28/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris police tack on more charges after intoxicated woman turns belligerent

Paris police tack on more charges after intoxicated woman turns belligerent

A 56-year-old woman was arrested after Paris police officers found her intoxicated to the point of being a danger to herself after huffing on a can of paint, police spokesman Curtis Garrett said. Patricia Ann Fisher of 932 E. Washington St. became belligerent and began cursing officers when she...

08/28/2013 by Charles Richards
Paris PD adult arrests August 23-26

Paris PD adult arrests August 23-26

Natasha Lynn Avera, 32, Criminal Trespassing, Theft of Property >=$20 <$500 by Check Amy Marie Bishop, 34, Running Red Light (Steady) Jeramy Wayne Gibson, 18, Failure to Control Speed Brandon Cody Harvey, 26, Theft of Property >=$50 <$500 Catherine Nichole Rollins, 19, Speeding,...

08/27/2013 by Josh Allen
Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 23-26

Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 23-26

Jason Allan Wixom, Jr., 19, Public Intoxication Mark Anthony Somers, 29, Assault Causing Bodily Injury, Proof of Financial Responsibility, Driving w/ License Invalid Natasha Lynn Avera, 32, Theft of Property >=$20 <$500 by Check, Criminal Trespassing Brandon Cody Harvey, 26, Theft of...

08/27/2013 by Josh Allen
Confirmed arson at PISD alternative school under investigation

Confirmed arson at PISD alternative school under investigation

Just after 6 a.m. on Monday — the first day of school for all five of Lamar County’s school districts — Paris fire and police officials responded to a fire call at PISD’s alternative school, located at 3270 Graham Street. Previously known as Travis Junior High, the...

08/26/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris police make DWI arrest after getting citizen's report of man 'weaving all over road'

Paris police make DWI arrest after getting citizen's report of man 'weaving all over road'

Paris police responded to 305 calls for service over the 72-hour Friday-Sunday weekend, resulting in 17 arrests. About 11:15 p.m. Sunday, a “concerned citizen” summoned police officers to report that a driver was weaving all over the roadway. Officers arrested Jose Angel Gonzales, 29, of 36...

08/26/2013 by Charles Richards
Two men jailed after Bonham Street traffic stop turns up drugs, gun

Two men jailed after Bonham Street traffic stop turns up drugs, gun

Two men were arrested after Paris police officers pulled their vehicle over for a minor traffic violation and found marijuana, prescription pills, crack cocaine and a pistol. Byron Anthony McCuin, 24, of 212 W. Brame St., and Curtney Ray Smith, 23, of 656 County Road 47400, Detroit, were taken...

08/26/2013 by Charles Richards
Aggravated assault in Blossom results in serious head injuries

Aggravated assault in Blossom results in serious head injuries

A 21-year-old man was care flighted to a hospital in the Tyler area during the weekend after an aggravated assault in Blossom resulted in serious head injuries, according to Lamar County Sheriff Scott Cass. In the early morning hours of Saturday, August 24, the Lamar County Sheriff’s...

08/26/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests made on Thursday, August 22

Paris PD adult arrests made on Thursday, August 22

Brenda Kaye Allen, 33, Disorderly Conduct Davez Javon Coursey, 25, Assault Gregorio Martinez Deleon, 41, Driving w/ License Invalid, Failure to Appear (Non-Traffic) Darren Detron Dillard, 22, Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility, Expired Motor Vehicle Registration Aimee Lynn Foster, 25,...

08/23/2013 by Josh Allen
Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 22-23

Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 22-23

Joshua Devin Malone, 25, Racing on Highway Lauren Chari Vickers, 25, Resisting Arrest/Search/Transport Kenisha Denise Robinson, 29, Bail Jumping and Failure to Appear Felony Jennifer Roseann Lindley, 33, Possession of Controlled Substance PG 1 >=1g <4g Kevin Lynn Farrow, 32, Driving w/...

08/23/2013 by Josh Allen
Five arrested on Wednesday; Paris PD adult arrests - August 21

Five arrested on Wednesday; Paris PD adult arrests - August 21

Kevin Lynn Farrow, 32, Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility, Failure to Appear (Non-Traffic) Choconda Gary, 18, Theft Under $50 Kenyana Diamond Leonard, 18, Theft Under $50 Teresa Nicole Martinez, 22, Theft of Property >=$20 <$500 by Check Brandi Jo Moore, 25, Parent Contributing...

08/22/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests made Tuesday, August 20

Paris PD adult arrests made Tuesday, August 20

Jonathan Wayne Atkinson, 24, Expired Motor Vehicle Registration Jamie Lee Bland, 33, Assault Family/Household Member – Impeding Breathing/Circulation Terry Don Booker, 57, Failure to Display DL Carlos Wayne Bowden, 51, Assault, Public Intoxication Earnest Napoleon Edwards, 31, Failure to...

08/21/2013 by Josh Allen
Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 19-21

Lamar County Sheriff's Department arrests, bookings August 19-21

Matthew Eugene Smith, 27, Criminal Mischief >=$1500 <$20K, Burglary of Habitation Jamie Lee Bland, 33, Assault – Family/Household Member Impeding Breathing/Circulation Colbey Hunter Rhodes, Sr., 19, Burglary of Habitation, Burglary of Building Nicky Joe Hignight, 53,...

08/21/2013 by Josh Allen
Police arrest two sisters for fighting in southwest Paris

Police arrest two sisters for fighting in southwest Paris

Paris police officers responded to reports of two sisters in an altercation in the 300 block of Southwest 3rd Street on Monday, department spokesman Curtis Garrett said. An investigation determined that Jamie Lee Bland, 33, of 355 SW 3rd St. had choked her sister. She was arrested, charged with...

08/21/2013 by Charles Richards