Paris Police stopped a vehicle in the George Wright Homes area at 3:30 P.M. on October 22, 2020 for displaying a stolen license plate. The driver, 33 year old Lauren Rhea Samuel, of Powderly, was arrested and charged with the traffic violation. While booking Samuel, she was found to be in possession of methamphetamine. She was additionally charged with possession of a prohibited substance in a correctional facility. Samuel was later transferred to the Lamar County Jail.
Paris Police responded to 86 calls for service and arrested 4 persons on October 22, 2020.