Paris Police arrested Tommy Ray Nichols, 51, of Paris, in the 3800 block of Lamar Avenue at 3:07 p.m. Wednesday. Nichols was found to have two outstanding felony warrants charging him with driving while intoxicated – 3rd or more and manufacturing or delivering a controlled substance of more than 4 grams but less than 200 grams.
Nichols was booked and later taken to the Lamar County jail.
Search warrant leads to drug arrest
At 3:11 p.m. Wednesday, Paris Police detectives executed a search warrant on a house in the 1200 block of Pine Bluff Street. Once inside, officers found that Timothy Lee Gardner, 53, was in possession of more than 4 ounces but less than 5 pounds of suspected marijuana.
Gardner was arrested and later placed in the Lamar County Jail.
Calls for service: Paris police responded to 92 calls for service and arrested 3 persons on July 29, 2020.