Paris Police responded to a burglary of a vehicle in the 5100 block of SE Loop 286 at 9:10 A.M. on November 5, 2021. The victim reported that someone had entered her 2018 Dodge pick-up and had stolen a pistol. The incident is under investigation.
Paris Police arrested Alexander Charles Waddle 30, of Paris, in the 500 block of SE 13th St at 7:19 P.M. on November 5, 2021. Waddle had an outstanding felony warrant charging him with aggravated sexual assault of a child. The warrant stemmed from an investigation in October where he sexually assaulted a female under 17 years of age. Waddle was also found to have an outstanding parole violation warrant. He was later transferred to the Lamar County Jail.
Paris Police arrested 55 year old Jack Douglas Dennis, of Paris, in the 400 block of W Kaufman St at 9:33 P.M. on November 5, 2021. Dennis was found to have an outstanding felony Lamar County warrant charging him with possession of a controlled substance of less than 1 gram-repeat offender. Dennis was later transferred to the Lamar County Jail.
At 11:11 P.M. on November 5, 2021, Paris Police stopped a bicyclist in the 200 block of W Kaufman St for not having a light on the front of the bicycle. The rider identified himself as Cody Gannon. Gannon was found to have two outstanding felony motion to adjudicate guilt warrants out of Denton County for possession of a controlled substance and a failure to appear on a criminal trespass case. During the arrest, Gannon was found to be in possession of methamphetamine and THC. He was charged with 2 additional counts of possession of a controlled substance. Gannon was later transferred to the Lamar County
Vadim Victor Lukas, 41, of Paris, was arrested at his residence at 10:32 A.M. on November 6, 2021 on two felony Lamar County bond surrender warrants. One was for a possession of a controlled substance charge and one was bail jumping and fail to appear. Lukas was later transferred and placed in the Lamar County Jail.
Paris Police responded to a motor vehicle accident in the 1000 block of SE 8th St at 9:11 A.M. on November 6, 2021. The 24 year old victim reported that a known person had intentionally struck her with a vehicle during a disturbance prior to the officers arrival. The suspect had fled the scene. At 4:00 A.M. on November 7, Officers responded again to the same location in reference to the suspect returning and causing another disturbance. Again, the suspect fled the scene but officers located the suspect nearby and arrested her on unrelated charges. The incident is under investigation.
Paris Police responded to the 800 block of Pine Bluff St at 1:20 A.M. on November 7, 2021 in reference to a traffic violation. The caller reported that a pick-up had been sitting at the stop sign for about 15 minutes and the driver was asleep behind the wheel. Officers made contact with the driver who was identified as Jay Lee Cox, 29, of Paris. Cox was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated. It was found that Cox has had two prior convictions for DWI so therefore, this charge was enhanced to a felony. During the arrest, Cox was found to be in possession of a THC cartridge. Cox was additionally charged with possession of a controlled substance. Cox was later placed in the Lamar County Jail.
At 11:56 P.M. on November 7, 2021, Paris Police stopped a vehicle in the 1900 block of E Price St for displaying an expired registration. The vehicle was occupied by three persons. The driver was arrested on an outstanding traffic violation. A passenger who identified himself by a wrong name was later found to have an outstanding parole violation. Roger Gaylen Lind, Jr, 39, of Paris, fled from the officers. While attempting the arrest, Lind assaulted two officers before being handcuffed. Lind was charged with two counts of assault on a public servant, evading arrest with previous conviction, and fail to identify as a fugitive. Lind was later placed in the Lamar County Jail.
Paris Police stopped two females that were walking on the wrong side of the roadway in the 300 block of SW 5th St at 2:33 A.M. on November 8, 2021. During the stop, Amanda Lynn McBride, 39, of Paris, was found to be in possession of methamphetamine. She was arrested and later transferred to the Lamar County Jail.
Paris Police responded to 236 calls for service and arrested 24 persons over the weekend ending at midnight on November 7, 2021.