Thursday, March 17, 2022 at 3:05 pm; Officer received a tip that Antonio Dewayne Parker, 31 of Paris was at an apartment complex in the 400 block of Grand Avenue. Parker was apprehended and arrested for several outstanding felony warrants. (1) Parole Warrant (2) Delta County Warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance (3) Lamar County warrant for Manufacture Delivery Controlled Substance (which resulted from a Paris Police October 2021 investigation) (4) Lamar County Warrant for Evading Arrest, Possession of Firearm by Felon, Unlawful Possession Body Armor by Felon (which also resulted from the same Paris Police October 2021 investigation). During the search of the apartment, Parker was charged with on view Possession of Firearm by Felon and Possession of Controlled Substance, namely methamphetamine. Parker was booked in at the Paris Police Department and later transferred to the Lamar County Jail.
Thursday, March 17, 2022 at 9:48 pm; Officer responded to a call of Driving While Intoxicated in the 3000 block of NE Loop 286. Officer observed the vehicle bouncing from one line to the other and conducted a traffic stop in the 3600 block of NE Loop 286. Driver, identified as Leonard Rhodell Harrison III, 58 of Paris was in possession of an open alcoholic beverage and admitted to drinking before driving. Harrison’s criminal history revealed a prior conviction of Felony Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or more. Harrison was booked into the Paris Police Department on the same charge.
Thursday, March 17, 2022; the Paris Police Department responded to 88 calls for service and Arrested 5 adult persons.