Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 08:27am; Officer responded to a burglary of a building in the 2600 block of Lamar Avenue. A business associate advised that within the last week and a half that unknown suspect (s) had entered an unlocked storage shed located on the property and stole an assortment of lawn equipment, valuing over $800 dollars, leaving other valuables undisturbed. Investigators will check surrounding security camera footage for any leads.
Thursday, January 20, 2022 at 1:57pm; Officer met with a victim in the police department lobby. Victim advised that on January 18, 2022, while staying in a hotel in the 1900 block of Lamar Avenue with a female; the female invited a female friend of hers over. The female friend arrived with a male; male unknown to the victim other than “first name”; but was allowed by the victim to drive his 2020 Nissan a few blocks away to a nearby convenience store. After fifteen minutes had expired; the subject had not returned and the victim was unsuccessful in making contact with the subject. Victim was later contacted by Red River and McCurtain County Departments advising him that his vehicle had been involved in a high speed chase with law enforcement; resulting in the vehicle being totaled. All agencies will continue investigating.
Thursday, January 20, 2022; The Paris Police Department responded to 70 calls for service and arrested 3 adult persons.