Paris Police assisted a deputy constable with a traffic stop in the 400 block of SW 22nd St at 11:55 A.M. on December 13, 2022. During the stop, the driver, 26 year old Gary Antonio Woods, of Paris, was found to have three outstanding felony warrants charging him with aggravated assault of a family member, assault of a family member by impeding breathing, and aggravated assault of a family member with a weapon. The warrants stemmed from a disturbance on September 27th, 2022. Woods was arrested and booked at the Paris Police Department before being transferred to the Lamar County Jail.
Paris Police responded to a disturbance in the 800 block of S Main St at 1:39 P.M. on December 13, 2022. It was reported that a 29 year old woman had choked a 38 year old woman during an altercation. Davonica Ivy Sugg was arrested and charged with assault of a family member by impeding breathing. Sugg was booked and later placed in the Lamar County Jail.
Paris Police stopped a vehicle in the 200 block of Plum St at 9:10 P.M. on December 13, 2022 for a defective headlight. During the stop, the driver, 44 year old Rickey Don Fields, Jr., of Paris, was observed attempting to discard two small baggies that contained methamphetamine to keep the officer from finding them. The baggies contained over 1 gram of methamphetamine. Fields was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance and tampering with evidence. Fields was later transferred to the Lamar County Jail.
Paris Police responded to a shots fired call at 1:07 A.M. on December 14, 2022. Officers located a complainant who reported that they believe that someone was shooting at them due to a past relationship. Officers located one bullet shell casing in the roadway but could not locate any impact damage. The investigation continues.
Paris Police responded to 79 calls for service and arrested 5 persons on December 13, 2022.