Blotter: Vehicle was carrying drugs when it hit house

Officers discovered 29 nitrous-oxide “whippet” canisters and less than 2 ounces of marijuana inside a 29-year-old man’s vehicle that he crashed into a home after midnight Friday, according to a police report.


Blotter: Woman says man pointed gun at her

A 24-year-old woman told police Thursday afternoon that her boyfriend pointed a black semiautomatic handgun at her head and pulled the trigger several times near a residence in the 400 block of North Bradshaw Street.

Blotter: Police arrest woman on drug charge

A 36-year-old woman allegedly tried to hide several baggies of methamphetamine from police Wednesday afternoon after she was arrested on outstanding warrants at the EZ Chek convenience store in the 500 block of West Eagle Drive, according to a police report.

Blotter: Grass fire burns several acres on Sherman Drive

No one was injured when a grass fire consumed less than 5 acres of land on Monday afternoon in the 4500 block of East Sherman Drive in north Denton.

Blotter: Pedestrian struck by police car

A 59-year-old pedestrian was taken to a hospital with minor injuries on Saturday after she was struck by a Denton police car traveling slower than 20 mph at Eagle Drive and Bernard Street.

Blotter: Unknown man flees after being found in bed

Around 10:30 p.m. Friday, a resident of The Arch at Denton at 701 Fort Worth Drive discovered a man she had never seen before sleeping in her roommate’s bed. The man quickly left, according to a police report.

Blotter: Man charged with DWI after alleged hit-and-run

A 23-year-old man was arrested early Tuesday morning and charged with driving while intoxicated after police say he hit the Econo Cleaners building in the 700 block of East Sherman Drive and fled the scene.

Blotter: Man has ‘episode’ after reaction to medication

An 81-year-old woman told police early Monday morning that her husband, who she said has suffered from mental health issues in the past, was having an “episode” at their home in the 3900 block of Montecido Drive.

Blotter: Sisters uncooperative with police after fight

Two sisters would not cooperate with police on Sunday after their brother reported them for fighting in the 600 block of West Eagle Drive, according to a police report.

Blotter: Medication issue involved in assault at home

About 7:15 p.m. Saturday, Denton police officers were dispatched to the 100 block of Lexington Lane in response to a domestic disturbance report. The caller said her son, who was described as mentally ill, had complications with his medication, had become angry and was requesting that he be picked up, according to police reports.

Blotter: Altercation with knife at truck stop reported

A caller claimed to police that the driver of an 18-wheeler parked at TA Denton off Interstate 35 pulled a knife on a maintenance worker when he approached the truck around 8:30 p.m. Friday.


Blotter: Man reportedly grabs, yells at boy in medical office

A caller told police Thursday afternoon that someone screamed at an 11-year-old boy in a medical office in the 3300 block of Colorado Boulevard before grabbing the child by the neck and escorting him to a vehicle.

Blotter: Woman taken to hospital after reporting assault

A 30-year-old woman was taken to Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Denton on Wednesday night after she reported that a man kicked her and punched her in the face at a residence in the 1000 block of East Hickory Street.

Blotter: Suspect returns, hides some stolen items

Report: Suspect returns, hides some stolen itemsA shoplifting suspect was not cooperating with asset protection employees on Tuesday afternoon at the Wal-Mart in the 2700 block of West University Drive...

Blotter: Man charged in connection with vandalized police car

A 25-year-old man was arrested on Monday and accused of spray painting profanities on a police car in September.

Blotter: Woman nearly choked to death by crowd

A group of people who appeared to be college students cornered a 24-year-old woman at 3 a.m. Friday in the 2600 block of West Oak Street. One of them attempted to suffocate her while another filmed the act, a caller told police.


Blotter: Boy removed from home that had drugs inside

A 2-year-old boy was removed from a home Thursday morning in the 2400 block of Foxcroft Circle after he wandered around a neighborhood with a digital scale containing marijuana residue, police said.

Blotter: Man arrested on warrant after theft report

A 22-year-old man was arrested Wednesday morning on an outstanding warrant after police said he stole an all-terrain vehicle from Lawn-Land in the 700 block of Dallas Drive.

Blotter: Man arrested on criminal mischief charge, warrants

A 26-year-old man who allegedly hit and kicked another man’s vehicle late Tuesday night was arrested on a criminal mischief charge as well as five outstanding warrants.

Blotter: Woman accuses husband’s ex-girlfriend of assault

A 60-year-old woman was arrested Monday afternoon on three outstanding Johnson County warrants after her ex-boyfriend’s wife told police the woman tried to hit her with a vehicle in the 300 block of West Eagle Drive.

Blotter: Woman found with ‘brown substance’

A 31-year-old woman was arrested Sunday morning and charged with public intoxication after police found her passed out on the side of a road near North Loop 288 and McKinney Street, according to a police report.

Blotter: Off-duty officer spots wreck that leads to DWI arrest

About 1 p.m. Saturday, an officer was dispatched to a vehicle collision at FM1173 and Interstate 35. The crash was initially reported by an off-duty law enforcement officer who had driven by the wreck.

Blotter: Streaker hollers death threats at pedestrians

One completely naked 48-year-old man dashed through the 500 block of North Mayhill Road early Friday morning and threatened to kill witnesses, according to a police report.


Blotter: Man reports being beaten, threatened with gun

A 36-year-old man told police Thursday afternoon that a suspect beat him and threatened him with a gun near the 3500 block of North Masch Branch Road, according to a police report.

Blotter: Police respond to home invasion

Denton police responded to a call for help in the 500 block of Inman Street after three or four suspects stormed into an apartment about 2 a.m. Wednesday.

Blotter: Police find unconscious woman in vehicle with child

Denton police found an unconscious woman in her vehicle with her infant on Tuesday afternoon at WinCo Foods in the 2600 block of West University Drive.

Blotter: MHMR client detained by police

A 54-year-old client of Denton County MHMR was taken to the Denton Police Department’s juvenile holding office on Monday after he was accused of being hostile and aggressive at the MHMR office in the 2500 block of Scripture Street.

Blotter: Intoxicated man bites officer after arrest

A 22-year-old man was arrested early Sunday morning and charged with assault after biting a Denton police officer outside the city jail, department spokesman Orlando Hinojosa said.

Blotter: Rock thrown through Sprockets window

About 10 a.m. Saturday, Denton police were called to the 200 block of West Hickory Street where an unknown person had thrown a rock through the front window of Sprockets Bicycle Shop.

Blotter: Costumed thief steals money from homeless and disabled man

A homeless and disabled 64-year-old man was robbed by a costumed man Friday afternoon in the 300 block of Avenue H.


Blotter: Man injured in stabbing

A 28-year-old man was taken to Denton Regional Medical Center early Thursday after telling police he was stabbed multiple times in the stomach and arm near a home in the 2200 block of Laurel Street.

Blotter: Denton police investigate possible assault

Police are looking for a man in connection with a possible Wednesday morning assault at an apartment in the 700 block of South Interstate 35E.

Blotter: Child reportedly suffers busted lip after scuffle

A 2-year-old boy allegedly suffered a busted lip and a scratched chin Monday afternoon after a man and a woman got into a scuffle with the child in their arms, according to a police report.

Blotter: Man’s body awaits autopsy after being hit by train

The 25-year-old man who was hit and killed by a train early Sunday morning has not yet undergone an autopsy, according to the Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office.

Blotter: Domestic dispute turns out to be heated phone call

On Saturday, Denton officers were dispatched to the 700 block of West Sycamore Street in response to a domestic disturbance call.

Blotter: Pair of burglars still at large following arrest warrants

Denton police have yet to detain either 30-year-old Brandan Clark Meyers or 34-year-old Jennifer Leann Parker after issuing warrants for their arrest Friday morning in burglaries at Castle Rock and University Courtyard Apartments.


Blotter: 16-year-old reportedly wrecks stolen car

A 16-year-old girl who allegedly stole a 35-year-old man’s debit card and vehicle early Wednesday morning in the 1100 block of South Avenue G was later detained after she crashed the vehicle in Cooke County, according to a police report.

Blotter: Report: Man arrested after ‘loud’ altercation with wife

A 34-year-old man was arrested early Wednesday morning at an apartment in the 400 block of Ame Drive after a loud altercation with his 35-year-old wife, according to a police report.

Blotter: Man reportedly pulls handgun during fight

A man stepped out of his truck and pulled a handgun on a 22-year-old man Monday afternoon during an argument near a Walgreens in the 100 block of West University Drive, according to a police report. After speaking with both men, police released them from the scene.

Blotter: Man found severely injured in apartment

Police are investigating a possible aggravated assault in connection with a 24-year-old man who was found severely injured Sunday night in his apartment in the 1400 block of Bernard Street, according to police.

Blotter: Warrant arrest leads to discovery of meth in purse

An officer arrested a woman Saturday night on an outstanding warrant with the Carrollton Police Department before later adding a drug charge.

Blotter: Refusing eviction, man found violating restraining order in hotel

A hotel in the 2400 block of Brinker Road called police about 2 p.m. when a 35-year-old man, who was to be evicted, refused staff entry into his room, according to a police report.


Blotter: Man reportedly catches would-be thief in garage

A 63-year-old man reportedly caught a man Thursday morning trying to steal items from his open garage in the 300 block of Meadow Lane.