At 7:40 A.M. on January 12, 2021, Paris Police responded to an aggravated robbery in the 1000 blk of NE 11th St. The victim reported that they observed a black male rummaging through their vehicle and a white male standing at the back of their vehicle. The victim said that they confronted the two males and questioned them as to why they were in their vehicle. The victim reported that the black male then produced a silver pistol and while pointing it at the victim, and told the victim to get back inside their house. The victim said that the two subjects left in a silver car after stealing a purse and other personal
items from their vehicle. Responding officers located the vehicle in the 2400 block of NE 25th St. When the officers stopped the vehicle, the black male jumped out and fled the scene on foot. Two white males that were in the vehicle were detained during the investigation. Other officers located the black male in the 10 block of NE 27th St and when confronted, the male pointed the pistol at the officers while running away. The black male was apprehended in the 2600 block of E Price St. and was identified as 24-year-old Glenn Earl Gordon, of Paris. Gordon and Zackery Shane Posey, 23, of Paris, and Joshua Allen Campbell, 18, of Forney, Texas, were arrested and charged with aggravated robbery. Gordon was additionally charged with aggravated assault on a peace officer. Gordon and Campbell were both charged with unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon. All three were later transferred to the Lamar County Jail. The stolen property was found in the vehicle and was
returned to the victim.
Paris Police stopped a vehicle in the 200 block of NE 25th St at 9:38 P.M. on January 12, 2021 for a defective light violation. The officer smelled the odor of marijuana emitting from the vehicle. The driver, 25-year-old Ajalen Meontre Sanders, of Paris, was removed from the vehicle and found to have a pistol in his pants pocket. Sanders was also found to have multiple felony convictions. Sanders was arrested and charged with unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon. Sanders was later placed in the Lamar County Jail.
Corinthian Antwan Sims, 42, of Paris, was arrested in the 200 block of NE 2nd St at 12:58 P.M. on January 13, 2021. Sims had been involved in an altercation and during the investigation, Sims was found to have an outstanding felony warrant charging him with manufacturing or delivering a controlled substance (synthetic cannabinoids) of more than 4 grams but less than 400 grams. Sims was booked and then transferred to the Lamar County Jail.
Paris Police responded to a possible narcotics violation in the 3800 block of Lamar Ave at 11:46 P.M. on January 12, 2021. The caller advised that a white male had snorted a white powder and was behaving erratically. Officers made contact with 45-year-old Loyd Joe Dunigan, of Ladonia, Texas. Dunigan assaulted an officer before being arrested. He was charged with public intoxication and resisting arrest. Dunigan was found to have a felony warrant out of Lamar County charging him with evading arrest with a vehicle. Dunigan was placed in the city jail awaiting transfer to the Lamar County Jail.
At 12:34 A.M. on January 13, 2021, Paris Police responded to a burglary of a residence that had just occurred in the 200 blocks of NW 3rd St. The 82-year-old victim reported that he heard a noise and got out of bed. He encountered an unknown male in the dining room and was shoved to the floor. The victim reported that he was apparently knocked unconscious because he woke up in the utility room. The victim had sustained minor injuries to his head and arm. The victim said that he had retrieved a pistol from the nightstand before the encounter and the pistol was now missing along with some cash. It
was found that the unknown suspect had crawled through a window to gain access to the residence. The incident is under investigation.
Paris Police responded to 49 calls for service and arrested 6 persons on January 12, 2021.