Police investigate after two businesses were burglarized

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Police are investigating after two businesses in Paris were burglarized.

The first burglary was reported around 6:30 a.m. on Monday. Police were called to the businesses in the 400 block of N. Collegiate Drive.


Curtis Garrett with the Paris Police Department said when officers arrived, they were told someone had thrown a brick through a window to gain entry into the building. 

“Once inside, the suspect or suspects stole a small amount of cash,” he said. “The incident is under investigation.”

The second burglary was reported about two hours later – this time in the 300 block of 20th Street N.E.

A window was broken on the front of the building to gain entry,” Garrett said. “Once inside, the cash register was damaged and an unknown amount of cash was stolen. The investigation is ongoing.”

Anyone with information should call the police department, 903-784-6688.