Blotter: Fire forces men out of home

Six men were displaced by a fire that destroyed their home early Tuesday morning.

Blotter: Man steals woman’s purse

A 54-year-old woman from Montana was the victim of theft Sunday evening when a thief snatched her purse from her table, according to a police report.

Blotter: Police looking into red marks on child's neck

A mother notified police her 1-year-old daughter had red marks around her neck when she picked her up Thursday afternoon at a friend’s home in the 2100 block of Spencer Road.

Blotter: man charged with assault after Monday bar scuffle

A 24-year-old man was charged with assault late Monday after he headbutted a staff member at a bar in the 100 block of Avenue A, police said.

Blotter: Patrol leads to drug seizure

Lewisville police made two arrests Saturday evening after an officer patrolled a parking lot in the 1100 block of Texas Street.

Blotter: Man arrested on domestic violence charge

A neighbor’s intervention led to one man’s arrest for assault Sunday.

Blotter: Driver flees scene after crashing into motorcycle

A car struck a motorcycle early Saturday morning near Bernard and Collins streets, but instead of lending aid to the 23-year-old biker, the driver fled the scene, according to the police report.

Blotter: Bladed object reportedly displayed in argument

A suspect fled the scene of an alleged disturbance call Friday in the 400 block of West University Drive before police arrived, according to reports.

Blotter: Man ingests synthetic pot after traffic stop, police say

The driver of a vehicle stopped in the 3900 block of Camino Real Trail for traveling with no headlights early Friday morning was arrested when he attempted to swallow evidence, police said.

Blotter: Police: McDonald's employee shows disrespect

A Texas Woman’s University police sergeant’s Facebook comment went “far beyond expected,” according to TWU spokeswoman Amanda Simpson.

Blotter: Police make arrest after officer injured

A 26-year-old Plano man was arrested recently after he drove off and injured a police officer from The Colony, according to police.

Blotter: police make arrest during traffic stop

Police stopped a 32-year-old man for speeding in the 300 block of Smith Street on Monday afternoon, leading to his arrest.

Blotter: Police arrest Denton man on assault charge

Denton police officers were called in Sunday when a woman locked herself in a bathroom during a dispute with the father of her children.The woman told police the 35-year-old Denton man refused to leave...

Blotter: Police arrest man on drug possession charge

Police discovered 2.1 grams of methamphetamine in a vehicle that was stopped Thursday because it had an expired registration, police said.

Blotter: Police respond to disturbance call at mall

Denton police responded to a disturbance call at a local mall Wednesday morning.

Blotter: Police respond to hospital

A 25-year-old woman from Muenster reported she was injured by a hospital patient Tuesday.

Blotter: Two arrested after report of possible drug deal

Police arrested two men early Monday morning after checking out a report of a suspected drug deal at an apartment in the 1500 block of Meadow Street.

Blotter: Woman found on ground after argument reported

Denton police officers rounded up an assault suspect Sunday due to a concerned caller’s help. The call came in for a domestic disturbance in the 700 block of Driftwood Trail. The caller reported a man and woman were arguing at a house and he heard a woman say, “Don’t hit me.”

Blotter: Police arrest man on public intoxication charge

Police arrested a 38-year-old man at the Denton County Jail Pre-Trial Facility in the 1400 block of Troy Lagrone Drive on Thursday.

Blotter: FAA investigating emergency landing

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating an emergency landing by a single-engine Cessna 152 in a field 2 miles east of Pilot Point around 11:15 a.m. Thursday.

Blotter: Police investigate possible threat to teen

A 21-year-old Denton man allegedly threatened his 18-year-old girlfriend with a butcher knife Tuesday afternoon, police reports state.

Blotter: Car hits man walking on frontage road in Lewisville

A 21-year-old man hit by a car in Lewisville early Monday morning remained hospitalized late Tuesday.

Blotter: Residents return home to discover burglary

A Denton resident may have an idea of a possible suspect after she and two others reported Sunday their home in the 2000 block of Woodbrook Road was burglarized, according to police records.

Blotter: Man arrested on criminal mischief, assault charges

A criminal mischief call early Saturday evening ended with the 23-year-old suspect allegedly assaulting the responding officer multiple times, according to a police report.

Blotter: Motorcycle rider hits back of truck

A 37-year-old Lake Dallas man was taken to a local hospital Friday after he crashed a motorcycle into an AGL Construction vehicle on Interstate 35.

Blotter: Police make arrest during traffic stop

A 30-year-old man was arrested during a traffic stop in the 500 block of Alegre Vista Drive early Wednesday.

Blotter: Man tells police he was assaulted by group

A 32-year-old man told police he suffered a broken arm when he was assaulted by a group of people, according to a police report.

Blotter: Men report fraud

An attorney representing four men aged 31 to 60 years of age reported to Denton police on Monday afternoon that his clients were defrauded of $225,000.

Blotter: Driver allegedly flees scene

A hit-and-run landed one man in jail Sunday. According to a police report, a 38-year-old man was driving a vehicle that had been in an crash with another vehicle with two occupants. The man drove away from the scene and was followed by an uninvolved witness.

Blotter: Man reports missing items

A unlocked apartment door led to a report of burglary late Saturday afternoon after a 21-year-old man returned home to find items missing from his apartment.

Blotter: Elderly man falls victim to fraud scheme

A woman told Denton police that her parents were the victims of fraud after they sent thousands of dollars to India.

Blotter: Man taken into custody following gun incident

A 23-year-old woman told police that a man attempted to pull her into his vehicle at gun point shortly after 11 p.m. Thursday.

Blotter: Mother reports robbery of teen son at gunpoint

The mother of a 16-year-old boy reported her son was robbed at gunpoint around 5:45 p.m. Wednesday.

Blotter: Police arrest teenager on various charges

A 17-year-old male was found in a ditch early Wednesday morning by a good Samaritan, police said.

Blotter: Man loses cash after late-night partying

Partying on Saturday night led to missing property Sunday morning for a Denton man.

Blotter: Woman reports identity theft after filing taxes

Filing taxes led to a stolen identity report Saturday afternoon, when a 31-year-old woman realized her Social Security number had been used, according to a police report.

Blotter: Man says another driver threatened him with gun

A 52-year-old Sanger man told police a driver pointed a gun at him while he was driving through Denton on Friday.

Blotter: Reward offered for capital murder suspect

Denton County Crime Stoppers is offering a reward for information leading to the arrest of 22-year-old Demico Stanley, a capital murder suspect who is considered armed and dangerous, according to Lewisville police.

Blotter: Report: Man arrested after crash ends pursuit

A 41-year-old man wrecked his vehicle Wednesday in the 8000 block of East McKinney Street while attempting to avoid police, reports state.

Blotter: Driver apparently passed out in his vehicle

A woman called Denton police Tuesday and reported that a man had apparently passed out in his car at the intersection of North Bell Avenue and McKinney Street.

Blotter: Motorist arrested on DWI, marijuana charges

A traffic stop in the 2400 block of South Interstate 35E resulted in the arrest of a 21-year-old man on charges of driving while intoxicated and possession of marijuana, Denton police said.

Blotter: Stabbing victim at hospital uncooperative with police

Denton police were left with more questions than answers when looking into a Sunday stabbing.

Blotter: Disappearance of illegally parked car leads to report

An illegally parked car disappeared sometime late Friday evening or early Saturday morning, but no towing report was filed, according to a police report.The incident occurred near South Welch Street and...

Blotter: Police arrest man at hotel on assault charge

A domestic disturbance early Friday morning resulted in the arrest of a 34-year-old man.

Blotter: Police arrest man after incident

A Denton man was arrested in connection with the discharge of a firearm within the city limits Thursday.

Blotter: Report: Police investigate assault complaint

Denton police and Adult Protective Services were needed following an assault call Wednesday.

Blotter: Denton police search for robbery suspect

Denton police officers are searching for a suspect in an early evening convenience store robbery Tuesday.


Solicitor at UNT hall got pushy

University of North Texas police are looking for a man who allegedly pushed a woman after he tried to sell her magazine and newspaper subscriptions at her university-owned apartment.

Blotter: Denton police arrest man on theft charge

Denton police put an end to a two-store shoplifting spree Sunday morning. Officers were dispatched to a store in the 1500 block of South Loop 288 in reference to a theft in progress after an asset-protection associate at the business saw a suspect hide merchandise in his clothing, reports state. The suspect then walked out of the store before officers arrived.

Blotter: Man says friend beat him with baseball bat

A 32-year-old man told police he was beaten by a friend with a baseball bat Thursday.