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Paris police attempted a traffic stop at 5:28 p.m. Monday at 12th Street NE and Lamar Avenue, but the driver refused to stop and a pursuit started. During the pursuit, police said a passenger got out of the car and ran. The car continued to elude police until the driver also got out and ran away. Officers later found the driver, charging him with evading arrest with a vehicle. He also had outstanding warrants for motion to adjudicate, terroristic threats and criminal mischief. The passenger was not found, police said.

Stabbing sends man to hospital

At 12:16 a.m. today, the Paris Police Department received a report of a stabbing in the 1600 block Martin Luther King Drive. Responding officers found that a man had been stabbed during a disturbance. Police officers arrested another man on scene for aggravated assault. The injured man was transported by Paris EMS to Paris Regional Medical Center for treatment of injury.

Calls for service: Paris police responded to 142 calls for service and arrested five people on Monday.

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