An 18-year-old man currently sits in the Denton County Jail in lieu of a $50,000 bond after he allegedly took his ex-girlfriend from school.
Denton police made an arrest after midnight Monday when responding to an assault call, officials said. Officers responded to the 2300 block of Georgetown Drive at 12:45 a.m. after a wife alleged that her husband had woke her up and began screaming at her, reports show.
A vehicle stopped in the middle of a busy roadway led to the arrest of a 39-year-old intoxicated man, according to a police report.
The death of a 12-year-old Lewisville boy Friday night is under police investigation.
Four Lewisville men were arrested this week in connection with a string of vehicle break-ins in southern Denton County.
Denton police are in search of a man involved in an aggravated robbery Tuesday night. Police said a masked man came into a convenience store in the 1200 block of North Interstate 35E at 10:57 p.m. with a gun and demanded money.
Just one table saw was not enough for a thief this weekend. Denton officers were dispatched to a hardware store in the 1200 block of South Loop 288 in reference to a theft report.
A man told police his car window was shattered by his stepdaughter’s boyfriend, according to a report. Police received a call of criminal mischief Saturday afternoon in the 400 block of Londonderry Lane. The caller said his stepdaughter’s boyfriend punched the vehicle’s window with a closed fist, causing an estimated $800 in damage.
Denton police responding to a welfare call Friday night left with a suspect in handcuffs, police said.
A 33-year-old woman evaded police officers who responded to a disturbance report at an apartment building in the 2500 block of Charlotte Street at 7:50 a.m. Thursday, according to a police report.
A 21-year-old man with bloody wrists came into an area business in the 3200 block of Elm Street late Wednesday, police said.
A deadly Tuesday morning fire remains under investigation, officials said. Lake Cities Deputy Fire Chief Chad Thiessen said a call came in about a fire around 4 a.m. Tuesday and within minutes, officials discovered a home fully engulfed in flames in the 1100 block of Hickory Creek Road in Hickory Creek.
As Denton fire officials approached a single-story home Monday morning, smoke was clearly visible, officials said.
An intoxicated person took a joyride on a motorcycle and crashed early Sunday morning in the parking lot of Rockin’ Rodeo, according to a police report.
A bag hanging from a Denton woman’s front door left a nasty surprise — one that could lead to charges.
A 64-year-old Denton man was placed under arrest after the vehicle he was driving went through a fence Thursday afternoon.
A man in his 20s was taken to an area hospital Thursday after rear-ending another vehicle, police said.
Police said intoxication marred a Denton couple’s early morning trip to a local restaurant Sunday.
A police chase early Sunday ended with the arrest of a minor who had been drinking and driving, according to a police report.
Charges are pending against a Denton man who allegedly assaulted his wife Thursday, Denton police said. Officer Orlando Hinojosa, police spokesman, said the 21-year-old man is suspected of holding his 22-year-old wife hostage at their apartment in the 400 block of South Carroll Boulevard for 15 to 20 minutes Thursday.
A 56-year-old Denton man was injured Wednesday after he walked into the side of the A-train, officials said.
Denton police responded to a call about an assault of a 7-year-old girl Tuesday. According to reports, someone contacted the police after they learned a little girl had been physically abused by a 28-year-old man inside an apartment in the 2000 block of Charlotte Street.
A 22-year-old man was arrested early Saturday on several driving-related charges, according to a police report.
Two 21-year-old men were in custody after they were linked to a robbery in the Fry Street area early Monday, Denton police said.
A 55-year-old man was arrested Saturday on charges of theft after allegedly walking out on his bar tab and stealing food items at another business, according to a police report.
Denton police are on the lookout for a bank robbery suspect. According to reports, police responded to a bank robbery Thursday in the 1700 block of South Loop 288 after a employee reported a man came in asking for a withdrawal before passing a note to her that read, “This is a robbery.”
Denton police are investigating a financial loss claim made by a bank in the 3300 block of Teasley Lane. According to reports filed Wednesday, a bank employee reported on Sept. 11 that a bank customer, a woman in her 30s, had deposited numerous checks drawn on an account with another financial institution.
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.
A 43-year-old woman was charged with abandonment after she left her two children home alone Friday.
The University of North Texas police are searching for suspect information linked to recent bicycle thefts.
A gold-colored Chevrolet sport utility vehicle was stopped by police Monday after officers noticed the driver was not wearing a seat belt.
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.
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.
Denton police dealt with a pair of squabbling siblings Sunday night.
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...