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.

Blotter: Police say ax handle was used in aggravated assault

A 47-year-old man was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after he struck another man multiple times with an ax handle, Denton police said.

Prostitution sting nets arrests in The Colony

Roughly a dozen women from across the Dallas-Fort Worth area were picked up during a prostitution and human trafficking sting operation recently, law enforcement officials said.

Blotter: Accused scofflaw booked on tolls complaint

The Colony police booked a 41-year-old man into the Denton County Jail at about 4 a.m. Saturday on four counts of failure to pay tolls.

Blotter: Report: Woman flees squad car after arrest

Denton police said a woman somehow escaped from of the back of a squad car Friday afternoon.

Blotter: Report: Man arrested after firing shotgun

The sound of a shotgun being discharged brought Denton police to a residence in the 1100 block of Teasley Lane on Thursday night.

Blotter: Denton police take man into custody on warrant

A 28-year-old man wanted on a charge of endangering a child attempted to run from Denton police officers when they tried to serve a warrant at his home in the 500 block of Maddox Street on Wednesday afternoon.

Blotter: Police charge suspect with assaulting man

A couple driving home after midnight Monday told Denton police that they were being tailgated by a man who followed them to their home in the 2300 block of Mercedes Road.

Blotter: Car owner reportedly upset with impound lot

A Denton man who recovered his car over the weekend was not satisfied with a local impound lot, leading to a harassment report.

Blotter: Police arrest man after panhandling complaint

Denton police officers said they put a stop to an intoxicated man’s panhandling Saturday evening.

Arrest made in child pornography case

A recent arrest could be the first of its kind for Aubrey, law enforcement officials said Saturday. Police charged Bruce Allen Trotter, 50, with possession or promotion of child pornography, a second-degree felony, on Thursday night and booked him into the Denton County Jail.

Blotter: Police investigating report of damage to vehicle

A 28-year-old woman reported to Denton police Friday morning that she believes her ex-boyfriend damaged her vehicle.

Blotter: Apartment fire displaces 4

Four residents were displaced overnight Thursday after their apartment caught fire, Denton fire officials said.

Blotter: Police: Man charged after girlfriend reports assault

Police were called out to an apartment complex Wednesday night after reports of an assault were made.

Blotter: Man reports attempted robbery; probe underway

Denton police Officer Orlando Hinojosa said an investigation is underway after a man reported that he was a victim of an attempted aggravated robbery late Tuesday.

Blotter: Police make arrest after call on public intoxication

Police dispatched to the 200 block of South Bonnie Brae Street at 11:46 p.m. Monday in reference to a public intoxication call found a man passed out in the bed of a pickup, according to a police report.

Blotter: Woman drives into store in The Colony, police say

A 62-year-old woman drove a sedan into a convenience store Sunday morning in The Colony, according to police.

Blotter: Report: Police unable to find phone despite GPS signal

Despite a clue from its GPS, Denton police are still looking for a stolen cellphone.

Blotter: Routine patrol leads to arrest of man and woman

Two people were taken to jail after police conducted a routine patrol Thursday night in a motel parking lot in the 1100 block of East University Drive.

Blotter: Man jailed after cousin reports robbery

A 19-year-old man has been charged with robbery after he allegedly stole his cousin’s wallet, Denton police said.

Two UNT football players charged with theft

Two members of the North Texas football team, including a projected starter, were charged with theft in connection with an incident involving a pair of televisions at a Denton Walmart on Monday and booked into Denton City Jail on Tuesday morning.

Blotter: Police charge man with public intoxication

A domestic disturbance led to a Denton man’s arrest Sunday.Officers were dispatched to a domestic call in the 700 block of Frame Street. It was reported that a man had slapped a woman and then left the...

Sheriff’s office warns about phone scam

Denton County Sheriff’s Office officials are warning county residents to be on alert for a scam. The sheriff’s office said in a news release that it had received several calls between Friday and Sunday about a male caller who identified himself as “Lt. Donaldson” with the sheriff’s office and said he would issue citations and warrants for various violations.

Blotter: Man was reportedly shoplifting shoes at store

An alleged shoe thief was nowhere to be found when Denton officers arrived on the scene Saturday. Police were called to a store in the 2200 block of South Interstate 35E for a shoplifting call. The store’s security officer said a man took a pair of shoes and then proceeded to the store exit, according to a police report.