Reward Offered in Murder Investigation

4-27-05 – Paris police have identified the victim in a homicide investigation. Joe Cavasos was found dead with an apparent gunshot wound Tuesday afternoon. A home health care worker notified authorities when Cavasos did not answer the door at his home in the 1500 block of West Walker Street in Paris.

Authorities believe one or more suspects entered the 48-year-old’s home over the weekend and shot Cavasos.

Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for any information that leads to the arrest of the person responsible. Crime Stoppers can be contacted at 903-785-TIPS or at 903-785-8477.