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Lamar County Sheriff's Dept. arrests, bookings July 17-18

Lamar County Sheriff's Dept. arrests, bookings July 17-18

Richard Raymond Dixon, II, 41, Possession of Controlled Substance PG 1 <1g Drug Free Zone Justin Guy York, 26, Speeding (Exceeding Prima Facie Limit) Zachry Tyler Wood, 18, Theft of Property >=$500 <$1500 Kathy Denise Johnson, 45, Violation of Parole Terry Don Booker, 57, Possession of...

07/18/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests made on Wednesday, July 17

Paris PD adult arrests made on Wednesday, July 17

Nicole Renee Day, 24, Assault Kathy Denise Johnson, 45, Parole Violation Warrant Zachary Tyler Wood, 18, Theft of Property >=$500 <$1500 Justin Guy York, 26, Speeding ...

07/18/2013 by Josh Allen
Lamar County Sheriff's Dept. arrests, bookings July 16-17

Lamar County Sheriff's Dept. arrests, bookings July 16-17

Tiddaryl Lamontre Norris, 21, Possession w/ Intent to Distribute Controlled Substance PG 1 >1g <4g, Delivery of Controlled Substance PG 1 <1g, Possession of Controlled Substance PG 1 <1g Drug Free Zone Amanda Lynn McBride, 31, Credit or Debit Card Abuse Ian Shoal Battiest, 23,...

07/17/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests made on Tuesday, July 16

Paris PD adult arrests made on Tuesday, July 16

Ian Shoal Battiest, 23, Assault Causing Bodily Injury, Criminal Mischief Joe Bradley Cochran, 33, Manufacture/Deliver Controlled Substance PG 1 <1g, Possession of Marijuana <2oz Marva Reneea Colbert, 50, Theft of Property <$1500 2/More Previous Convictions Daniel Michael Greenwood, 30,...

07/17/2013 by Josh Allen
Brothers' quarrel near Wade Park lands both in jail

Brothers' quarrel near Wade Park lands both in jail

Two brothers got into a quarrel Tuesday at a residence near Wade Park in the 200 block of NE 25th Street, which escalated into a physical fight. Both were arrested for assault. That was one of 90 calls that Paris police officers responded to on Tuesday, resulting in three other arrests, Police...

07/17/2013 by Charles Richards
Second defendant pleads guilty, gets 14 years in west Paris shooting death

Second defendant pleads guilty, gets 14 years in west Paris shooting death

A 17-year-old Paris man pleaded guilty Tuesday to murder in the May 17 shooting death of Roland Dekeith “Cujo” Williams and was sentenced to 14 years in prison. Treveonta Breondre Clark The plea by Treveonta Breondre Clark, 17, of 322 NE 17th St. is the second guilty plea in six days by a...

07/16/2013 by Charles Richards
Lamar County Sheriff's Dept. arrests, bookings July 15-16

Lamar County Sheriff's Dept. arrests, bookings July 15-16

Nicole Michelle Bell, 27, Delivery of Controlled Substance PG 1 <=1g Drug Free Zone, 2 Counts Forgery Financial Instrument Eric Marcell Haggerton, 18, Miscellaneous Class C Misdemeanor Wendy Cherie Murray, 34, Possession of Marijuana <2oz Brian Keith Hill, 42, Violation of Parole Jason...

07/16/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests made on Monday, July 15

Paris PD adult arrests made on Monday, July 15

Cassandra Ann Hesler, 19, Disorderly Conduct, Failure to Appear (Non-Traffic) Brian Keith Hill, 42, Parole Violation Warrant Ski Michael Smith, 22, Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility, Violate Promise to Appear ...

07/16/2013 by Josh Allen
Traffic stop in Blossom leads to meth bust; Child Protective Services called to take custody of infant in car

Traffic stop in Blossom leads to meth bust; Child Protective Services called to take custody of infant in car

A man and woman were arrested over the weekend when a routine traffic stop led to the finding of large amounts of packaged narcotics in the car with an infant present, according to Lamar County Sheriff Scott Cass. Jeffery Charles Fendley (Lamar County Sheriff’s Dept. photo) On routine...

07/16/2013 by Josh Allen
Lamar County Sheriff's Dept. arrests, bookings July 13-15

Lamar County Sheriff's Dept. arrests, bookings July 13-15

Alfredo Juares Estrada, 33, No Driver’s License (When Unlicensed) Manuel Alexander Perez, 27, No Driver’s License (When Unlicensed) Aaron Blake Dickey, 21, Driving While Intoxicated Lloyd Glen Smith, 55, Failure to Identify – Fugitive Giving False/Fictitious...

07/15/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests over the weekend - July 12-14

Paris PD adult arrests over the weekend - July 12-14

Samuel Dean Austin, 37, Expired Motor Vehicle Registration Wade Walter Bretz, 51, Aggravated Assault w/ Deadly Weapon Timothy Jay Cagle, 35, Indecency w/ Child Elizabeth Ellen Cole, 27, Failure to Identify Fugitive, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility,...

07/15/2013 by Josh Allen
35-year-old man arrested on charges of indecency with female under 17

35-year-old man arrested on charges of indecency with female under 17

During a response to a sexual assault to a child call Saturday afternoon in the 2500 block of Lamar Avenue, Paris police officers arrested a 35-year-old man on charges of indecency with a child after speaking with a girl under the age of 17 and her mother. During the investigation, Timothy Jay...

07/15/2013 by Charles Richards
Arson suspect back in jail after fleeing traffic stop, crashing into fence

Arson suspect back in jail after fleeing traffic stop, crashing into fence

A 29-year-old Paris man is in the Lamar County Jail for the second time in less than a week after fleeing from a police officer who tried to pull him over for a traffic violation. Johnathan James Dunken Police department spokesman Curtis Garrett said Johnathan James Dunken, who is 6-1, 170...

07/15/2013 by Charles Richards
Lamar County Sheriff's Dept. arrests, bookings July 11-12

Lamar County Sheriff's Dept. arrests, bookings July 11-12

Jordan Vaughn Edwards, 20, Driving w/ License Invalid, Violate Promise to Appear (Uniform Act), Consumption of Alcohol (Minor), Minor in Possession of Alcoholic Beverage Jennifer Necole Circles, 28, Assault Causing Bodily Injury – Family Member Dearius Grigsby Hawthorn, 20, Criminal...

07/12/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests made on Thursday, July 11

Paris PD adult arrests made on Thursday, July 11

Brian Randall Brown, 42, Speeding Dearius D. Hawthorne, 20, Criminal Mischief Heather Necole Meeks, 28, Assault Causing Bodily Injury Shereka Lashon Scales, 34, Open Container Samuel Vernon Taylor, 38, Open Container, Failure to Appear (Non-Traffic) Rickey Joe Tyson, 48, Public...

07/12/2013 by Josh Allen
Crime Stoppers seek public's help in solving rural residential break-in, fire

Crime Stoppers seek public's help in solving rural residential break-in, fire

Lamar County Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help in the investigation of a residential burglary on Monday just off Farm Market Road 1497 in southeast Lamar County. The Lamar County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a break-in and burglary of several items, after which the...

07/12/2013 by Charles Richards
Lamar County Sheriff's Dept. arrests, bookings July 10-11

Lamar County Sheriff's Dept. arrests, bookings July 10-11

Michelle Jane Martinez, 40, Driving While Intoxicated – BAC >= 0.15 Ashley Ann Owens, 27, Theft of Property >=$50 <$500 Tara Leann Hutchings, 37, Manufacture/Delivery of Controlled Substance PG 1 <1g Drug Free Zone, Possession of Marijuana >4oz <=5lbs Drug Free...

07/11/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests made on Wednesday, July 10

Paris PD adult arrests made on Wednesday, July 10

Eric Justin Dobbs, 35, Driving w/ License Invalid, Violate Promise to Appear Johnathan James Dunken, 29, Arson – 2 Counts, Burglary of Building, Theft of Property >=$1500 <$20K Dante Romain Jimerson, 32, Forgery Financial Instrument, Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity Pamela...

07/11/2013 by Josh Allen
Two Paris men arrested in connection with weekend burglary and arson

Two Paris men arrested in connection with weekend burglary and arson

Authorities believe two men stole this van, used it in a burglary, then set afire both the van and the burglarized building. Two Paris men were arrested Wednesday and charged with two counts of arson, burglary of a building and theft of property in connection with an incident over the weekend...

07/11/2013 by Charles Richards
Paris police, lying in wait, arrest two members of multi-state check-forging ring

Paris police, lying in wait, arrest two members of multi-state check-forging ring

Paris police investigators learned that  members of a multi-state check-forging ring — the Hyphen Check Ring Gang — were in Paris on Wednesday, then lay in wait and caught their prey. “For several months, Paris police have investigated numerous cases where a ring of forgers...

07/11/2013 by Charles Richards