Friday, October 21, 2022 at 11:45am: Paris Police Officer arrested 28-year-old Wesley Tyrone Neal Jr. of Paris at the Parole Office in the 3900 block of North Main Street on a Parole ViolationWarrant. Neal was booked into the Paris police jail.
Friday, October 21, 2022 at 2:33pm: Paris Police Officers met with two individuals in the police lobby regarding income tax fraud. The complainant advised that she had been helping the victim prepare and file his taxes for 2021. After earlier issues, the taxes were re-filed in August with an expected refund of $700 dollars. After a lengthy waiting period, they called the IRS to be informed that the taxes were filed and accepted in April with a return of $10,220 being received. The victim now believes an acquaintance from California that he was going to be moving out there with is responsible for the fraud.
Friday, October 21, 2022 at 3:19pm: Paris Police Officers met a victim in the police lobby who stated that she had received her credit union bank statement for the month of October and it had details of approximately twenty-two Cash-App transactions in various amounts and on various dates, totaling $635.00. The victim did not approve these transactions and had no idea how anyone would have obtained her debit card or her Cash-App information.
Friday, October 21, 2022 at 7:07pm: Paris Police Officers responded to the 10 block of North Main Street for a security check call of a driver, believed to be intoxicated, behind the wheel of a parked pickup. At the site of police officers, 65-year-old Christopher Dale Stephens of Oklahoma started the pickup, begun rolling up the windows, disregarded officer’s requests, while becoming irate. At the hospital, while attempting the blood draw, Stephens continued resisting and struck an officer in the nose with his right elbow causing pain. Stephens was transported to the Paris police jail and booked with Driving While Intoxicated 3rd Or More, Assault on a Public Servant and Resist Arrest Search or Transport.
Friday, October 21, 2022 at 11:52pm: Paris Police Officers were dispatched to the 1700 block of North Main Street in regards to a motor vehicle accident. 66-year-old Ronald Clinton Hunter of Paris had hit a vehicle in the parking lot, refused to stop to speak with the other accident party and left the scene in a Ford pickup with a dog as a front seat passenger. Hunter was later located inside the “running” Ford pickup in the 2300 block of E Price Street, leaned over and passed out in the driver seat. Hunter was awakened and had difficulties standing and appeared off balance after he stepped from his pickup. Hunter denied being at the accident scene; although he, his pickup and his dog fit the description. Hunter was arrested and booked with “Driving While Intoxicated 3rd or More”. His dog was secured.
Saturday, October 22, 2022 at 3:27am: Paris Police Officers responded to the 300 block of Stone Avenue for a man with a gun call from two separate callers, advising that a white male was knocking on doors and pointing a gun at residents in the apartment complex. Officer observed 59-year-old Robert Neal Hocker of Clarksville standing in front of an apartment, pointing a semiautomatic pistol at the door of the apartment. After a second series of officer commands; Hocker complied by dropping the gun, turning around and walking backwards towards an officer to be handcuffed. Hocker was placed under arrest for 2 counts of Aggravated Assault/Deadly Weapon and 1 count of Deadly Conduct. Hocker stated that he had paid an unknown male $100.00 to take him to a party in the apartment complex and the unknown male ran away with Hocker’s $100 and Hocker was tired of being victimized.
Saturday, October 22, 2022 at 5:59pm: Paris Police Officers are investigating an offense of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by Felon after responding to the 3000 block of Sage Trail to a disturbance involving two neighbors in dispute with the mention of guns, a dog and a damaged fence. One of the involved parties provided officers with a video of the altercation
Saturday, October 22, 2022 at 8:31pm: Paris Police Officers arrest 67-year-old Connie Darlene Kelly of Paris in the 600 block of Bonham Street for a Lamar County Bond Surrender-Possession Controlled Substance Warrant. Kelly was transported to the Paris jail and booked.
Saturday, October 22, 2022 at 9:39pm: Paris Police Officers responded to a family disturbance in the 1700 block of Hubbard Street, where continued issues with violence in this home had been reported. To prevent further violence, 41-year-old Dale Elisha Swan of Paris was placed under arrest and booked into the Paris jail for “Assault- Family Member/ Household- Impeding Breath” after officers learned that Swan had put his arms around the victim’s neck and squeezed, causing her to drop to the ground and being unable to scream or talk while being choked.
Sunday, October 23, 2022 at 12:18am: Paris Police Officer met a victim in the 500 block of NW Loop 286, who advised that she and her husband had been riding and arguing in his pickup, pulled in a parking lot in the 2400 North Main Street, where he bit her thumb, breaking the skin and causing it to bleed and then proceeded to open her door and pushed her out of the vehicle onto the pavement causing abrasions, and then drive off and she was able to get up and walk to the 500 NW Loop 286 because she knew a security guard was near.
Sunday, October 23, 2022 at 1:44pm: Paris Police Officers arrested 30-year-old Jamie Dee Nicole Carter at her residence in the 2700 block of West Campbell Street on an outstanding felony warrant out of Tarrant County for Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle. Carter was transported to the Paris Police Department Jail and booked.
Sunday, October 23, 2022 at 11:25pm: Paris Police Officer initiated a traffic stop in the 600 block of Bonham Street on 55-year-old Rodrick Onesimus Thomas of Paris for operating a bicycle without a red reflector displayed on the rear of his bicycle. Thomas was arrested for Possession of Controlled Substance for concealment of packaged methamphetamine on his person. Thomas was booked in the Paris jail.
From Friday, October 21, 2022 through Sunday, October 23, 2022: The Paris Police Department responded to 238 calls for service and arrested 16 adult persons.