Paris Police responded a burglary of a motor vehicle in the 1100 block of Mockingbird Lane at 8:24 A.M. on January 6, 2021. The victim reported that someone had entered an unlocked vehicle and had stolen an AR-15 rifle and other gear. The incident is under investigation.
At 13:31 P.M. on January 6, 2021, Paris Police met with a victim of a theft in the lobby of the Police Department. The victim reported that a possible known suspect had entered their residence and had stolen a pistol. The investigation continues.
Paris Police stopped a vehicle in the 10 block of NE 21st St at 1:00 A.M. for driving with no headlights. The driver, 34-year-old Gerald Russell Bridgers, was found to have an outstanding felony warrant charging him with tampering with a witness. Bridgers was arrested and later transferred to the Lamar County Jail.
Paris Police responded to 67 calls for service and arrested 2 persons on January 6, 2021.