Paris Police spoke with a victim of a theft in the lobby of the Police Department at 12:52 P.M. on July 20, 2021. The victim reported that someone had stolen approximately $7,000 from their bank account. The victim also reported that they had received a text message alert from their mobile banking app advising that their debit card had been reported as stolen. The victim had the card in their possession at the time of the report. The incident is under investigation.
At 4:33 P.M. on July 20, 2021, Paris Police responded to an assault in the 1400 block of Clarksville St. The 19 year old victim reported that he was trying to reconcile his relationship with his boyfriend when the 21 year old boyfriend assaulted him. The victim reported that during an argument, the boyfriend struck him in his abdomen with a metal support beam from a bed. The victim did not seek medical treatment for his injuries. The incident is under investigation.
Paris Police stopped a vehicle in the 1700 block of Polk St at 1:44 A.M. on July 21, 2021 for failing to use a turn signal. During the stop, a back passenger was identified as 19 year old Kadarius Omar Washington. Washington was found to have an outstanding warrant charging him with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. The warrant stemmed from a shooting in the 900 block of E Hickory St on June 28, 2021 where a 49 year old man had been shot in the leg. Washington was arrested and later placed in the Lamar County Jail.
Paris Police responded to 83 calls for service and arrested 7 persons on July 20, 2021. ###