Mark LaKeith McAllister
Paris Police located a vehicle blocking the roadway in the 1100-block of Sycamore St. Monday morning at 7:16 with emergency lights flashing. Officers noticed the smell of marijuana emitting from the passenger compartment of the vehicle. The driver was Mark LaKeith McAllister, 33, of Cooper, and a search turned up a firearm hidden under the seat. McAllister had a previous felony conviction and was arrested and charged with possession of the gun by a felon. Officers also located methamphetamine and marijuana inside the vehicle. McAllister is in Lamar County Jail.
Paris Police responded to 69 calls for service and arrested two persons on Monday (Nov 23).