Blotter: Mother’s intervention prevents theft

A Denton mother’s intervention prevented some domestic thievery Sunday afternoon. Police officers were called to a home in the 1500 block of Knight Street about an assault that had just occurred.

Blotter: Two men arrested after handgun fired on I-35E

Two men were arrested Saturday evening after police said they fired two rounds from a handgun into the air while driving north on Interstate 35E, according to a police report.

Blotter: Woman charged after leaving kids home alone

A 43-year-old woman was charged with abandonment after she left her two children home alone Friday.

Blotter: Police seek elusive shoplifting suspects

Denton police haven’t been able to locate two individuals who stole items from a discount store Wednesday night.

Blotter: UNT police searching for clues in bike thefts

The University of North Texas police are searching for suspect information linked to recent bicycle thefts.

Blotter: Police make arrest after seeing seat belt violation

A gold-colored Chevrolet sport utility vehicle was stopped by police Monday after officers noticed the driver was not wearing a seat belt.

Blotter: Thief hid out in loo

Denton police are still on the hunt for a man who used a portable toilet in his escape plan Sunday.

Blotter: Mother, daughter charged with shoplifting

Police said a mother-and-daughter shoplifting team returned to the location where they had been previously arrested on theft charges and were picked up for allegedly committing a similar crime.

Blotter: Lake Cities agencies warn of area thefts

In the past week, vehicle burglaries have been popping up throughout the Lake Cities area, law enforcement officials said.

Blotter: Teen taken into custody after high-speed chase

A 13-year-old in a stolen vehicle led police on a high-speed chase Thursday afternoon. Northeast Police Chief James Edland said the teenager jumped into a vehicle while he was at a juvenile camp and drove off near New Hope and Arvin Hill roads. The stolen vehicle reached speeds estimated at 100 miles per an hour, Edland said.

Blotter: Inmate charged with harassment

A 30-year-old inmate was charged with harassment after he allegedly spit on a detention officer in the Denton County Jail on Wednesday evening.

Blotter: Couple’s dispute leads to woman’s arrest

A couple’s dispute brought out Denton police officers late Monday night.Officers were dispatched to an apartment in the 3200 block of Fallmeadow Street in reference to a domestic disturbance. ...

Blotter: Squabble between siblings leads to one arrest

Denton police dealt with a pair of squabbling siblings Sunday night.

Blotter: Store: Shoplifting suspect made the rounds twice

A 54-year-old man was arrested on theft charges with two or more prior convictions Saturday evening, according to a police report.Denton police officers responded to a shoplifting call at Walmart in the...

Blotter: Police seek two women

Police are on the lookout for two female suspects who allegedly robbed a credit union and locked the employees in a safe early Saturday.

Blotter: Officer patrolling parking lot arrests man on drug charge

An evening patrol led to an arrest for a suspected marijuana customer Thursday night, according to a police report.

Blotter: Woman gets additional charge after arrest

Denton police pulled over a 51-year-old woman with four outstanding warrants Tuesday and found a controlled substance in her possession after she was taken to the city jail, according to a police report.

Blotter: Fire brings authorities to local hospital

Denton firefighters responding to a report of smoke on the fifth floor of a local hospital Monday found burned bed linens, according to Denton Fire Department officials.

Blotter: Man arrested after interfering with police

A 23-year-old man was arrested at 2 a.m. Monday near the 100 block of Fry Street and spent rest of the morning in jail after interfering with a police investigation, according to police reports.

Otteson booked into Denton jail

A Minnesota man was booked into the Denton County Jail on Friday evening on a murder charge after being arrested in Lakeville, Minnesota, this month.

Blotter: Domestic incidents result in arrests

The dog days of summer showed up Friday as Denton police filed several reports of assault and family violence, booking two men into the city jail on assault charges and beginning an investigation into another complaint.

Denton County indictments

The following were indicted by a Denton County grand jury Thursday at the Denton County Courts Building.

Blotter: Police find drugs, weapons after pulling over vehicle

A 30-year old man from The Colony is in Denton County Jail on a $268,000 bond after police pulled him over because his license plate light was out and found numerous weapons and drugs in his vehicle, according to jail records.

Blotter: Roommates’ scuffle ends in one man’s arrest

A scuffle between roommates brought Denton officers to a residence Monday night. A call came in a little before 11:30 p.m., reporting an assault that had just occurred. An officer responded to the home in the 1400 block of Oakwood Drive to meet with the suspect and victim, according to a police report. The suspect told police he and his roommate were involved in a physical altercation.

Blotter: Man arrested for possessing brass knuckles

Denton police responded to a disturbance call reporting that a man was slashing tires at about 3:30 a.m. Saturday in the 3100 block of Bandera Street near the Howard Johnson Express Inn, according to a police report.

Blotter: Police: Man hospitalized for possible drug overdose

Denton police and paramedics responded to a call reporting an unconscious person at a motel in the 1100 block of West University Drive at about 12:10 a.m. Friday.

Blotter: Suspect sought in stabbing

Denton police officers are still seeking a suspect in a Thursday stabbing.

Blotter: Man’s paranoia leads to friend’s arrest

Possible drug-induced paranoia for one man led to a night in Denton jail for a friend of his Wednesday, according to a police report.

Blotter: Police left with questions after assault call

Officers were dispatched to Denton Regional Medical Center in reference to an assault report. The assault occurred at a residence in the 500 block of Ruth Street at an unknown time Tuesday morning. The victim reported that her roommate struck her in the head with a rolling pin, causing a laceration that required staples.

Blotter: Warrant leads to marijuana arrest

When police received warrant information on a vehicle, a traffic stop was made and the driver was identified as the individual named in the warrants.

Blotter: Man seeks return of dentures, bicycle

A bicycle and a pair of dentures were at the center of a weekend domestic disturbance. A Denton man called the police to report an incident at a residence in the 3000 block of Jim Christal Road.

Blotter: Men report theft of clothing

Insurance paperwork may have led to an early Saturday morning theft. Two Denton men met with officers at the Denton Police Department to report a theft that occurred at their home in the 5000 block of East McKinney Street.

Blotter: Father of woman’s children allegedly vandalizes her car

A 23-year-old woman told police that the father of her children was vandalizing her car on Friday, according to police reports.

Blotter: Police arrest group of shoplifting suspects

Denton police officers arrested a trio of shoplifters Thursday evening.

Blotter: Man tells police three people assaulted him

A 31-year-old Krum man came to the Denton Police Department on Wednesday alleging that he had been assaulted by his brother-in-law, sister-in-law and another person on Saturday and wanted to file a report.

Blotter: Man with warrants jailed, gains additional charge

An officer dispatched to a domestic disturbance report in the area of Mayhill and Mills roads on Tuesday night ended up booking a man into jail for active warrants and possession of a controlled substance.

Blotter: Motorcyclist arrested in alleged drive-by shooting

A 36-year-old Denton man was placed in custody by Denton police Monday after police received a call from a motorist reporting a drive-by shooting on Intestate 35E.

Blotter: Man tells police another man struck him

A man told Denton police that when he dropped his daughter off in the 3000 block of Union Lake Road on Sunday for a custody exchange, that his ex-wife’s husband allegedly struck him on the back of the head and hit his car window.

Blotter: Police respond to argument that turned physical

A domestic disturbance that sent one person to a hospital is still under investigation by Denton police. Officers received a call late Saturday evening from a woman who was arguing with her boyfriend. The argument soon became physical, and the woman was transported to a hospital for her injuries, according to a police report. No arrests were made at the time of the incident.

Blotter: Police: Stories conflict in ‘drug deal gone badly’

No arrests were made Friday in what Denton police noted as a “drug deal gone badly.”

Blotter: Woman arrested after trying to cash check

A 31-year-old woman who attempted to cash a forged bank check for $16,000 Thursday at a business on University Drive wound up in the Denton city jail, police said.

Blotter: Shed destroyed in blaze

Firefighters responding to a call about a shed on fire in the 4000 block of Miller Road at 11:20 pm. Tuesday found the structure fully engulfed in flames, Denton Fire Department spokesman Kenneth Hedges said.

Blotter: Man pulled over for speeding ends up in jail

Denton police pulled over a 43-year-old man for speeding and ended up taking him to jail Tuesday. According to reports, police said the man’s vehicle was clocked at 57 mph where the speed limit is set at 45 near University Drive and Loop 288.

Denton Police Most Wanted

Warrants have been issued for these people, according to Denton police officials. If you see any of these people, call 911. You can also leave anonymous tips on the Denton Police Department’s Facebook page or by using Tip411. Denton County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 for information that leads to the arrest of Denton’s Most Wanted.

Board: Pharmacy must be shut down

It’s been two weeks since the Texas State Board of Pharmacy enacted a temporary 90-day suspension of the licenses for Denton-based Megs Pharmacy and its owner and pharmacist Susan Megwa..

Blotter: Report: Four in custody after attempted escape

Four men are in custody after fleeing a residence they attempted to rob Friday morning, officials said.

Officials search for robbery suspects

Numerous law enforcement agencies are joining together to search for bank robbery suspects on the loose in North Texas, officials said.

Blotter: Three warrants found for man accused of shoplifting

A 55-year-old man was jailed Thursday after he was accused of shoplifting, police said.

Blotter: Suspect hits officer

A Denton officer was punched in the chest by a man at a local medical facility, according to police reports. Police said the incident began after a man called into police shortly after 6:30 p.m. Wednesday. When officers arrived, the man, who was incoherent, agreed to be transported to a medical facility on Scripture Street. While in the waiting room, the man questioned why the officer was holding his identification.

Blotter: Three-vehicle crash sends one person to hospital

Roadway construction along northbound Interstate 35E in Corinth on Tuesday night was a factor in a major accident that left one person hospitalized, police said.