Jala Charna Garnes

Jala Charna Garnes

Paris police responding to a disturbance in the 1800 block of Maple St at 10:57 a.m. Tuesday arrested 19-year-old Jala Charna Garnes of Paris after witnesses told officers Garnes hit a person with a hammer and a glass ashtray, police said.

Officers saw an 18-year-old man with a large cut on his head. Witnesses told officers the attack happened during an argument, police said.

Garnes was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. She was later taken to the Lamar County Jail, where she remained this morning without a set bond, online records show.

Calls for service: Paris police responded to 96 calls for service, and arrested three people on Tuesday.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.