Blotter: Man charged with unlawful restraint

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.

Blotter: Police charge man with family violence

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.

Blotter: Man’s vehicle stopped in traffic on University Drive

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.

Blotter: Lewisville boy dies after being hit by car

The death of a 12-year-old Lewisville boy Friday night is under police investigation.

Blotter: Police arrest four suspects in vehicle break-ins

Four Lewisville men were arrested this week in connection with a string of vehicle break-ins in southern Denton County.

Blotter: Police search for suspect in store robbery in Denton

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.

Blotter: Woman reportedly threatens to burn house

A woman’s threat to burn down a house prompted a domestic disturbance call to police Monday morning.

Blotter: Store says customer paid for one table saw, took two

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.

Blotter: Man says vehicle window was broken by a punch

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.

Blotter: Welfare call leads to arrest of woman in Denton

Denton police responding to a welfare call Friday night left with a suspect in handcuffs, police said.

Police seek suspect in assaults

The Lewisville Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying a man officers say could be linked to at least three assaults on women in the past two months.

Blotter: Police arrest woman on evading arrest charge

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.

Blotter: Injured man charged with public intoxication

A 21-year-old man with bloody wrists came into an area business in the 3200 block of Elm Street late Wednesday, police said.

Blotter: Fatal fire in Hickory Creek under investigation

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.

Blotter: Firefighters respond to morning blaze in Denton

As Denton fire officials approached a single-story home Monday morning, smoke was clearly visible, officials said.

Blotter: Drunk man crashes motorcycle in parking lot

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.

Blotter: Woman reports finding syringe in bag on door

A bag hanging from a Denton woman’s front door left a nasty surprise — one that could lead to charges.

Blotter: Police investigate accident

Denton police said Friday that an accident involving a vehicle and pedestrian is under investigation after a woman was left hospitalized.

Blotter: Police arrest local man on DWI charge after accident

A 64-year-old Denton man was placed under arrest after the vehicle he was driving went through a fence Thursday afternoon.

Blotter: Motorcyclist taken to hospital after accident

A man in his 20s was taken to an area hospital Thursday after rear-ending another vehicle, police said.

Blotter: Police arrest woman on public intoxication charge

Police said intoxication marred a Denton couple’s early morning trip to a local restaurant Sunday.

Blotter: Police pursue driver who had been drinking

A police chase early Sunday ended with the arrest of a minor who had been drinking and driving, according to a police report.

Blotter: Charges pending against Denton man

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.

Blotter: Denton man injured in accident with A-train

A 56-year-old Denton man was injured Wednesday after he walked into the side of the A-train, officials said.

Blotter: Police charge man with injury to a child

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.

Blotter: Warrant for inspection sticker leads to arrest

A 22-year-old man was arrested early Saturday on several driving-related charges, according to a police report.

Blotter: Police make disorderly conduct arrest

Police make disorderly conduct arrestA 22-year-old man was arrested early Friday on a charge of disorderly conduct, police said.

Blotter: Two men arrested in robbery of Fry Street vendor

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.

Man pleads guilty to murdering relative

A 58-year-old Lewisville man pleaded guilty to murder in a Denton County courtroom Tuesday morning.

Blotter: Man allegedly abandoned bar tab, went to get food

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.

Blotter: Police seek fast-food restaurant shooter

Denton police are looking for the person who shot out the windows of a fast-food restaurant on Loop 288 early Friday morning.

Blotter: Police search for bank robbery suspect

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.”

Blotter: Customer deposits checks drawn on closed account

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.

Blotter: Man arrested after reported disturbance

A 51-year-old Denton man who prompted a disturbance call in the 2700 block of Roselawn Drive on Monday ended up under arrest and charged with multiple offenses, according to a police report.

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.