Around 8:27 a.m. on Sept. 30., Paris Police responded to a burglary of a building in the 1200 block of Bonham St
“It was reported that someone entered the building and stole approximately 30 metal doors and a kitchen cabinet,” said Officer Curtis Garrett.
The value of the stolen property was estimated at over $6,000. The incident is under investigation.
Later that day, a disturbance was reported at 7:11 p.m. in the 700 block of SE 3rd Street where Officers located a suspect that matched the description of one of the parties involved.
“The subject gave the officers a false name,” said Garrett, “It was later found that the subject’s real name was Gregory Lee Austin, 44, of Clarksville, Texas. Austin was found to have an outstanding parole violation warrant.”
Austin was charged with failing to identify as a fugitive and assault causing bodily injury-family violence. He was later transferred to the Lamar County Jail.
Paris Police responded to 96 calls for service and arrested 5 persons on Sept. 30, 2019.