Paris Police responded to a burglary of a business in the 2700 block of E Cherry St at 9:10 A.M. on February 16, 2023. The owner reported that numerous storage units in a climate controlled bulding had been broken into on February 10, 2023. It has not been determined what items may have been stolen from each unit due to the renters not having time to inventory their stored items. The investigation continues.
Paris Police observed Roy Gene Jones, Jr., 43, of Paris, in the 100 block of NE 25th St and knew that Jones had a felony Lamar County warrant for his arrest. Jones was arrested on a warrant charging him with manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance of more than 4 grams but less than 200 grams. Jones was booked and later transferred to the Lamar County Jail.
Brian Keith Shugart, 45, of Paris, was located at his residence and arrested on a Lamar County warrant charging him with possession of a controlled substance of less than 1 gram. Shugart was later placed in the Lamar County Jail.
Paris Police responded to 64 calls for service and arrested 4 persons February 16, 2023.