Paris Police arrested Rena Sue Goss, 55, at her residence at 11:36 A.M. on May 23, 2019 on a felony warrant charging her with possession of a controlled substance (methamphetamine) of less than one gram. Goss was later placed in the Lamar County Jail.
Paris Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle at 6:31 P.M. on May 23, 2019 in the 1600 block of Clarksville St for the driver not wearing a safety belt. It was found that 25 year old Nicholas Gage Clark, of Paris, had an outstanding warrant out of Waller County Sheriff’s Department charging him with criminal non-support. Waller was placed in the Lamar County Jail.
At 4:04 A.M. on May 24, 2019, Officers responded to a robbery in the 2600 block of Lamar Ave. It was reported that a male subject wearing a black hoodie, black pants, and a black ski mask entered the store, brandished a handgun, and demanded money from the register. The clerk advised that he had just completed a transaction and was not able to close the cash register drawer before the suspect entered and approached him. The clerk backed away from the register and the suspect then removed cash from the till. The suspect was last seen running West on Lamar Ave. It is unknown at this time how much cash was taken. The incident is under investigation.
Paris Police responded to 127 calls for service and arrested 2 persons on May 23, 2019.