Paris Police responded the 500 block of NW Loop 286 at 7:44 A.M. on October 4, 2019 in reference to a theft. It was reported that two employees saw a person going through a fence at the edge of the property that was stealing copper wire. The person was last seen running through a wooded area just east of the property. Officers located the wire and the incident is under investigation.
Johnney Lee Givan, Jr, 30, of Paris, was arrested at his residence at 2:58 A.M. on October 5, 2019 on a Lamar County warrant charging him with theft of property of less than $2,500 with 2 or more previous convictions. Givan was later transferred to the Lamar County Jail.
Paris Police responded to an assault in the George Wright Homes housing complex at 5:42 P.M. on October 5, 2019. It was reported that a 44 year old female had been assaulted by her boyfriend, a 32 year old male. The victim advised officers that the suspect had used a lanyard to choke her while the suspect hit her with a closed fist. The suspect fled the scene before officers arrival. The incident is under investigation.
28 year old Hireal Shawn Rios, of Paris, was arrested in the 900 block of E Price St at 3:17 A.M. on October 6, 2019 on a parole violation warrant. Rios was stopped for a traffic violation and found to have the outstanding warrant. He was later placed in the Lamar County Jail.
A 2012 silver Nissan Sentra was reported as stolen from the 2800 block of Stillhouse Rd at 8:35 A.M. on October 6, 2019. The victim advised that the keys were not left inside the vehicle and did not know how it was stolen. The incident is under investigation.
Two motorcycles collided in the 300 block of SE Loop 286 at 2:29 P.M. on October 5, 2019. A 38 year old driver of a motorcycle from Indiana, collided into the rear of a second motorcycle driven by a 65 year old male from Commerce, Texas. The male from Commerce was taken to Paris Regional Medical Center with injuries. He was later admitted and is listed in stable condition.
A trailer and boring machine were reported as stolen from the 4800 block of FM 195 at 9:26 A.M. on October 6, 2019. The equipment was valued at over $30,000. The boring machine was tethered on the trailer and had been left at the jobsite. The trailer had a Florida License plate and was last seen around 9:00 P.M. the previous evening. The incident is under investigation.
Paris Police responded to 248 calls for service and arrested 9 persons on October 3, 2019.