Two toddlers are missing from Lamar County • Updated 11:56 a.m.

11:56 a.m. Officials have confirmed both children have been found. ____________ 11:30 a.m. A manhunt is underway after two toddlers were discovered missing around 7 a.m. this morning. According to Lamar County Sheriff’s Office officials, a one- and two-year-old male and female with blonde hair and blue eyes were discovered missing from an apartment in the 150 block of N. Holly in Blossom. More information will be added as it becomes

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Man is arrested after he allegedly threatened a group of people with a gun

A man is behind bars after he allegedly threatened a group of people with a gun Friday. Around 6:30 p.m., Paris police officers were called to the 400 block of 20th Street S.E. for reports of a man with a gun. Paris Police Lt. John Berry said when officers arrived, they found 25-year-old Ricky Lee Carreno. “Carreno was alleged to have pointed a firearm at multiple people at that location during a heated verbal altercation,” Berry said. “A handgun was

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Police investigate after someone was threatened with a box cutter to their throat Saturday

Police investigate after someone was threatened with a box cutter to their throat Saturday. Around 10 p.m., Paris police officers were called to the 2200 block of W. Kaufman Street for reports of an assault which was said to have happened in the 1700 block of Fairfax Street. Paris Police Lt. John Berry said officers were told someone had held a box cutter to the complainant’s throat during an altercation. No arrests have been made, but the investigation is

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Golden State Killer suspected in double murder that put innocent man away for 40 years

Accused Golden State Killer Joseph DeAngelo is being eyed in an old California double murder that sent an innocent man to prison for nearly 40 years, according to reports Monday. Joseph DeAngelo — who officials say is the monster behind 12 murders and more than 50 rapes — may have also killed 24-year-old waitress Rhonda Wicht and her 4-year-old son, authorities told CBS affiliate KCAL. The young mother’s former boyfriend, Craig Coley, served 38 years in prison for the slayings

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Security guards allegedly stole $100K from church

Two security guards have been accused of stealing as much as $100,000 in cash collections from Holy Name Church in Chicago, according to reports. Jarrell Patterson, 22, and Artemio Calderon, 25, were caught on video several times allegedly using a key to enter the church and unlocking a safe containing the dough, the Chicago Tribune reported. The two men worked for Monterrey Security, which handles security for the church, for the past six years. They were charged Sunday with one

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Man charged with girlfriend’s murder after cops find him covered in blood

A Bronx man was charged in the gruesome death of his new girlfriend after he emerged covered in blood from his bedroom, where cops found her battered body, police said Monday. Kayon Williams’ cousin got nervous after calls to her cell phone went unanswered Thursday night. She knew Williams was at her boyfriend’s apartment on Lurting Avenue near Duncan Street, but had not heard from her all day, police said. When she tried calling again, Williams’ boyfriend Prince-Roy

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Lamar County Sheriff inmate booking report || April 28, 2018

Date Range: Friday, April 27 – Saturday, April 28   HUNTER, JACOB ROSS – Possession of controlled substance PG 1<1G MCCANN, MARCUS JOHN – MTAG/Assault with deadly weapon (two counts) GREEN, JERRY LOUIS – Assault causes bodily injury family violence AKINS, KRYSTAL DILL – Assault causes bodily injury family injury; Assault causes bodily injury JOHNSON, CHADDRICK TREMAINE – Theft of property >=$2,500<$30K COOPER, JOSHUA WAYNE – Driving while intoxicated 2nd WASHINGTON, CHANTEZ DASHA – Criminal trespass GILES, ROY EUGENE – MTR/Possession of controlled substance PG 1 < 1G BROWN, BRADLEY DALE –…

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Duane Reade has a major security problem

Lax security at Duane Reade stores on the Upper West Side has led to a surge in thefts — and an influx of criminals far more dangerous than petty shoplifters, cops warn. An astounding 42 percent of the total 414 petit larcenies reported in the 20th Precinct between Jan. 1 and April 22 involved Duane Reade locations, according to NYPD statistics. That’s 180 incidents at its eight stores in the neighborhood — or 35 percent more than the same period last year, police said. The

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