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Police called to reported kidnapping

Police called to reported kidnapping

Paris Police responded to the report of a kidnapping in the 10 block of NW 23rd Street on Wednesday, according to Paris PD Public Information Officer Curtis Garrett. Officers were advised by a 43-year-old female that for the past few days she had possibly been given some type of narcotics and...

01/10/2013 by Josh Allen
Only three arrested on Wednesday - Paris PD adult arrests, January 9

Only three arrested on Wednesday - Paris PD adult arrests, January 9

Taj Ramel Lee, 38, No Operator License, Expired Motor Vehicle Registration, Failure to Appear (Non-Traffic) James Kent Lindsey, 40, Theft of Property >=$50 <$500 Charles Steffey, 60, Driving While Intoxicated ...

01/10/2013 by Josh Allen
Murder trial of Byron O'Keith Barrett to begin next month

Murder trial of Byron O'Keith Barrett to begin next month

The trial date has been set for Byron O’Keith Barrett, who is charged with the April 28, 2012 murder of his wife, Donna, in her home on 2535 Ballard Drive. Byron O’Keith Barrett Barrett is scheduled to appear before 6th District Court Judge Eric Clifford in the Lamar County...

01/10/2013 by eParisExtra
Paris PD adult arrests on Tuesday, January 8

Paris PD adult arrests on Tuesday, January 8

Larry Matthew Black, 43, Public Intoxication Tevis KaDean Childs, 21, Failure to Control Speed, Open Container, Disorderly Conduct Candace Mae Clark, 27, Failure to Maintain Speed Eric Marcell Haggerton, 18, Assault Class A, Possession of Controlled Substance PG 1 <1G Billie Markus King, 21,...

01/09/2013 by Josh Allen
Police arrest two with dangerous drugs, Two businesses burglarized - Paris PD Press Release, January 8

Police arrest two with dangerous drugs, Two businesses burglarized - Paris PD Press Release, January 8

On January 7, 2013, officers responded to 81 calls for service, including two burglaries of businesses.  There were seven adults arrested and one juvenile. According to Paris PD Public Information Officer Curtis Garrett, Paris police were dispatched to the 800 block of SE 8th Street in...

01/08/2013 by Josh Allen
Seven arrested on Monday - Paris PD adult arrests, January 7

Seven arrested on Monday - Paris PD adult arrests, January 7

Elizabeth Ellen Cole, 26, Possession of Controlled Substance <1g Drug Free Zone, Abandon/Endanger Child, Possession of Dangerous Drug, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Kendrick Lamon Council, 24, Failure to Display DL Angelia Evette English, 27, Hinder Apprehension or Prosecution Luther Edd...

01/08/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests over the weekend, January 4-6

Paris PD adult arrests over the weekend, January 4-6

Karen Denise Byers, 23, Driving While License Invalid Redarius Antwone Cooper, 26, Failure to Identify Fugitive, Failure to Display DL, Violate Promise to Appear Deon LeCharles Daniels, 33, Assault Family/House Member Brandi Lee Fisher, 29, Theft of Property >=$50 <$500 Joshua Allyn...

01/07/2013 by Josh Allen
Second suspect in early December house fire turns himself in to authorities

Second suspect in early December house fire turns himself in to authorities

Benjamin Lynwood Bethel, age 31, of Paris, turned himself into the Paris Police Department on a Felony Arson warrant, after being one of two suspects involved in the attempt to maliciously burn a residence, according to Paris PD Public Information Officer Curtis Garret. After inflaming the...

01/04/2013 by Josh Allen
Police arrest eight on Thursday - Paris PD adult arrests, January 3

Police arrest eight on Thursday - Paris PD adult arrests, January 3

Tonjua Shwun Barry, 42, Speeding, Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility, Violate Promise to Appear Benjamin Lynwood Bethel, 31, Arson Intend to Damage Courtney Jill Hampton, 21, Theft Under $50 Keyon Keith Mitchell, 51, Paris Municipal Court Capias Miranda Katherine Posey, 19, Paris...

01/04/2013 by Josh Allen
Police arrest arsonist - Paris PD Press Release - January 3

Police arrest arsonist - Paris PD Press Release - January 3

A man was arrested yesterday on Arson charges for his role in a structure fire on SE 13th Street that happened earlier in December, according to Paris PD Public Information Officer Curtis Garrett. Paris Police arrested James Mark Morgan, 46, of Paris, on a warrant for Arson following the...

01/04/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests on Wednesday, January 2

Paris PD adult arrests on Wednesday, January 2

Janice Denise Brigham, 45, Open Container James Mark Morgan, 46, Arson Intend Damage ...

01/04/2013 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests over the New Year holiday, December 31 - January 1

Paris PD adult arrests over the New Year holiday, December 31 - January 1

Anthony Pettit Barnes, 42, Public Intoxication Norma Council, 35, Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility Johnathon Lee Glass, 18, Motion to Revoke Probation Melanie Dawn Nichols, 28, Driving While Intoxicated Jared Tanar Roberts, 32, Speeding, Failure to Display DL, Violate Promise to...

01/02/2013 by Josh Allen
Cass selects longtime Paris PD narcotics supervisor Jeff Springer as his chief deputy

Cass selects longtime Paris PD narcotics supervisor Jeff Springer as his chief deputy

Incoming Lamar County Sheriff Scott Cass (right) welcomes in longtime former Paris Police Department narcotics department supervisor Jeff Springer, whom he named on Monday to be his chief deputy. (eParisExtra photo by Charles Richards) By CHARLES RICHARDS eParisExtra.com Incoming Lamar County...

12/31/2012 by Charles Richards
Police report little 'calls for service' over the weekend, but more robberies reported

Police report little 'calls for service' over the weekend, but more robberies reported

“Calls for service hit an impressive low over the weekend with only 80 calls for service being answered by Paris police officers,” stated Police Chief Bob Hundley this morning.  “That low activity didn’t balance with arrests as 20 people were taken into custody over the...

12/31/2012 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests over weekend, December 28-31

Paris PD adult arrests over weekend, December 28-31

Anthony Pettit Barnes, 42, Public Intoxication David Joe Black, 46, Public Intoxication Sharon Denise Campbell, 52, Failure to Appear (Bond), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Public Intoxication Aaron Kyle Carcuffe, 26, Assault, Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility, Expired Motor Vehicle...

12/31/2012 by Josh Allen
Police ask for help in identifying armed robbery suspects

Police ask for help in identifying armed robbery suspects

The Paris Police Department is asking for help in identifying three suspects involved in the armed robbery at the 9th Street Grocery on December 27. The photographs below are in a low quality format taken from the video surveillance system at the store.  Click the pictures to enlarge. All...

12/28/2012 by Josh Allen
Police respond to armed robbery

Police respond to armed robbery

Four suspects — wearing bandanas on their faces, and one carrying a gun — were involved in robbing a business yesterday evening, according to Paris Police Chief Bob Hundley. Paris Police responded to an armed robbery call at 6:30 PM in the 600 block of NW 9th Street.  Four suspects...

12/28/2012 by Josh Allen
Six arrested on Thursday - Paris PD adult arrests, December 27

Six arrested on Thursday - Paris PD adult arrests, December 27

Tracy Lynn Bratcher, 40, Theft of Property >=$20K <$100K Misty Juanett McFatridge, 44, Public Intoxication Jeffery Dewayne Neal, 30, Assault, Criminal Mischief Tyrone Demetry Reed, 39, Running Stop Sign, Failure to Display DL, Violate Promise to Appear Carol Kay White, 69, Expired Motor...

12/28/2012 by Josh Allen
Paris PD adult arrests on Wednesday, December 26

Paris PD adult arrests on Wednesday, December 26

Janet Akers, 52, Public Intoxication Lacey Brooke Archibald, 22, Seat Belt/Child Safety, Driving While License Invalid Mary Helen Haggerton, 43, Driving While License Invalid Denzel Breonn Harrison, 22, Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility, Expired Motor Vehicle Registration, Failure to...

12/27/2012 by Josh Allen
Police officers suffer minor injuries while arresting man during scuffle

Police officers suffer minor injuries while arresting man during scuffle

Two police officers were treated for injuries they suffered over the Christmas weekend while taking into custody a man who reportedly was destroying property at his girlfriend’s residence. Deandre Roy Fisher, 18, of 2562 Kessler Drive was arrested Sunday at a residence in the 200 block of...

12/26/2012 by Charles Richards