At 9:13 A.M. on February 9, 2022, Patrick Deshawn Jones, 39, of Paris, was arrested at the Lamar County Probation Office on two felony motion to revoke warrants. Jones was later transferred to the Lamar County Jail.
Paris Police met with the victim of a fraud in the lobby of the Police Department at 2:10 P.M. on February 9, 2022. The victim reported that they had recently purchased a house in the 200 block of NW 13th St. The victim reported that they and the seller/suspect signed a contract and they gave the seller/suspect a cashier’s check. On February 7, 2022, another man arrived claiming to be a real estate agent from another town who stated that he was interested in buying the property from the owner who lives in the Dallas area. The owner verified that the man that signed the contract did not have permission to sell the property. The incident is under investigation.
Paris Police responded to 79 calls for service and arrested 4 person on February 9, 2022.