A Denton man told police that someone took his Honda Elite 80 motor scooter Sunday evening, even though the vehicle was missing a side plate and wouldn’t run.
A fight between a man and woman prompted an onlooker to call Denton police Friday evening.
A domestic disturbance led to a report of a gunshot and an arrest Sunday. Denton officers were dispatched to a residence in the 500 block of Londonderry Lane a little after 1 a.m. in reference to a domestic disturbance with shots fired.
A man with numerous outstanding warrants was found hiding inside a beer cooler at a convenience store shortly before 3 a.m. Wednesday.
The Colony police are seeking the public’s help after a stranger stopped a girl on her way to school Tuesday morning.
Public intoxication and a broken door led to a man’s arrest Sunday evening, police reports state. Denton police received a call at about 6 p.m. from a woman who reported that someone was trying to break into her apartment.
Officers are searching for a teenage boy after he reportedly escaped custody Friday evening.
A man could not evade Denton police officers Wednesday night. Two Denton officers were on bike patrol in the 300 block of Fry Street when they noticed the odor of marijuana in the area. When the officers detained a man who was nearby, he became agitated and eventually ran. While on the run, the man tossed a small baggie that contained methamphetamine, according to a police report.
It only took moments for a thief to make off with a Denton woman’s purse and diaper bag Wednesday. Denton police officers were called to the 2700 block of Hilcroft Avenue where the woman reported that the items were taken after she walked away from her vehicle for a few minutes.
One resident was taken to Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton with possible smoke inhalation after an apartment complex was discovered emitting heavy smoke Wednesday afternoon.
A crowded bar scene led to an arrest of a man on a charge of a controlled substance early Sunday morning. Denton officers responded to a bar in the 1700 block of Teasley Lane late Saturday night on what...
Gunshots fired at a house party early Saturday left one man in the hospital and officers searching for a suspect, according to a police report.
Firefighters from The Colony and surrounding cities found themselves battling an apartment fire at about 1 a.m. Saturday.
Six family members were displaced after an overnight fire at their Denton home. Kenneth Hedges, spokesman for Denton Fire Department, said crews were dispatched at 11:40 p.m. Wednesday to the 1800 block of Mohican Street. Upon arrival, firefighters reported smoke coming from the garage.
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.