Paris Police responded to the 600 block of SE 12th St at 8:31 A.M. on October 23, 2020 in reference to a stolen vehicle. The owner reported that someone had stolen their white 2020 Mazda 6 during the night. The Lamar County Sheriff’s Department later located the vehicle in the 3700 block of NE Loop 286 and attempted to stop it. The vehicle fled from
the officers and was later found abandoned in Reno, Texas. The incident is under investigation.
Paris Police stopped a vehicle at 3:48 P.M. on October 24, 2020 for a seat belt violation. The driver, 24 year old Martarris Quayvon McClelland, of Paris, admitted to the officer that he had narcotics in the vehicle. McClelland gave the officer a prescription pill that tested positive for MDMA/Ecstacy. McClelland was also found to have three outstanding traffic warrants. McClelland was arrested and is awaiting transfer to the Lamar County Jail.
Aaron Daniel Shehan, 29, of Paris, was located in the 10 block of E Price St at 12:31 P.M. on October 25, 2020. Shehan was found to have a felony warrant out of Lamar County charging him with abandoning or endangering a child by either intentionally, knowingly, recklessly, or by criminal negligence. At 2:39 P.M., 29 year old Amanda Jayme Ashworth was located at her residence in Paris and arrested on the same charge. Both were later transferred to the Lamar County Jail. The warrants stemmed from a CPS investigation.
At 1:20 p.m. on October 25, 2020, Paris Police received a call of a stolen vehicle in the 700 block of E Sherman St. The victim reported that someone had stolen their Gray 2007 Ford Edge from the residence. The incident is under investigation.
Paris Police responded to 220 calls for service and arrested 16 persons over the weekend ending at midnight on October 22, 2020.