Blotter: Man found battered and bleeding

Police discovered a 25-year-old man knocked out on the ground and bleeding from several head injuries at about 9:15 p.m. Friday in the 3800 block of Stuart Road, according to a police report.


Blotter: ATM stolen from Rudy’s in Denton, later found in Dallas

Denton police are looking for suspects in connection to a burglary at Rudy’s Country Store and Bar-B-Q at 520 S. Interstate 35E, where an ATM was stolen from inside the restaurant early Friday morning, according to a news release from the police department.

Blotter: Personal items stolen from apartment

A trove of personal items were stolen Thursday afternoon from an apartment in the 700 block of Hercules Drive, according to police.

Blotter: Area man sentenced to federal prison

David M. Kruse, a 63-year-old man from The Colony, was sentenced Tuesday to 10 years in federal prison after pleading guilty to possession of child pornography in October, according to a news release from the U.S. Department of Justice.

Blotter: Man charged with assault after visit to ex’s home

An 18-year-old man’s ex-girlfriend told police he was “out of control” and intoxicated on Monday night when he pushed her and threw her to the floor, according to a police report.

Blotter: Denton police investigate fraud calls

Denton police are investigating numerous fraudulent calls from someone posing as a Denton Municipal Electric employee.

Blotter: Caller claims wife struck him, but then can’t be found

At about 2:30 p.m. Saturday, a Denton man called police from the 9100 block of Teasley Lane to report a domestic disturbance after his wife struck him repeatedly before producing a knife. He told officers he was leaving the location, and would meet officers by the mailboxes in front of his apartment complex, according to a police report.

Blotter: Man hospitalized after aggravated robbery

Denton police were dispatched to a shooting about 7:45 p.m. Friday in the 1200 block of McDonald Street.


Blotter: Man arrested after repeatedly calling 911

Police said a 24-year-old man refused to stop calling 911 for a non-emergency on Thursday night before he was arrested on a charge of false alarm or report at a Wal-Mart in the 1500 block of South Loop 288.

Blotter: Man says nephew cut him while on meth

A 31-year-old man was arrested Tuesday on an assault charge after his uncle told police he was “high on meth and cut him with a knife” at a mobile home park in 5300 block of McKinney Street, according to a police report.

Blotter: Missing woman found dead in her car

A 35-year-old Lewisville woman was found dead in her parked vehicle on Sunday in the 500 block of Drexel Drive in Lewisville after she had been missing for six days, according to police.

Blotter: Woman arrested after trying to bite, kick officers

A 26-year-old woman was taken to Denton City Jail on Sunday after she allegedly tried to assault two officers.

Blotter: Man caught trying to cash stolen check

A 42-year-old man was arrested on multiple warrants and forgery charge after officers were dispatched to Cliff’s Check Cashing at about 4:30 p.m. Saturday in the 200 block of West University Drive. A caller had notified police of a forgery in progress when the suspect attempted to cash a stolen check, according to a police report.

Blotter: Sanger man with brain injury still missing

Perry “Tony” Anthony Brockett left Springtown at 6 p.m. Tuesday to return to his residency in Sanger, but he has not been seen since.


Blotter: Police find drugs during traffic stop

Police said they found narcotics in a 24-year-old man’s pickup on Wednesday afternoon after a patrol officer discovered the vehicle had multiple outstanding warrants.

Blotter: Police find drugs, gun in suspect’s car

A 34-year-old man was arrested Tuesday after police found a stolen Glock handgun, several small baggies of what police believed to be cocaine and illegal pills inside a Cadillac Escalade near two young children, according to an arrest affidavit.

Blotter: Denton man arrested on assault charges

A Denton man was arrested on a charge of assault causing bodily injury late Monday night after his wife said he pinned her against a wall and choked her at an apartment complex in the 2800 block of Shoreline Drive, according to police.

Blotter: Woman shoos away alleged bicycle thieves

When a 31-year-old woman went outside to smoke Sunday night, she noticed two men stealing a bicycle from her detached garage at her home in the 1900 block of Kingswood Court, according to a police report.

Blotter: Sibling calls 911 after brother found unresponsive

Officers were dispatched at about 9:30 p.m. Saturday to the 2400 block of Stella Street when a caller found her brother unresponsive on his bed.

Blotter: Police respond to possible domestic disturbance

Officers were dispatched at 12:30 a.m. Thursday to the 1700 block of Sam Bass Boulevard in response to possible domestic disturbance between a man and a woman.


Blotter: Man accused of stealing dead mother’s rings

A Gainesville man was arrested Friday in connection to a Jan. 11 burglary in which he stole his deceased mother’s wedding and engagement rings from his father’s home in the 2000 block of Navaho Street in Denton, according to an arrest affidavit.

Blotter: Teenager arrested in stolen car

Police on Wednesday arrested a teenager who was allegedly driving a stolen car southbound on Interstate 35E.

Blotter: Indiana couple arrested at local truck stop

A couple from Indiana was arrested Monday night after police found them in the middle of an increasingly violent fight at the Love’s truck stop in the 8900 block of Interstate 35, according to a police report.

Blotter: Police looking for stabbing suspect

Police are looking for a 28-year-old woman in connection with a stabbing early Sunday morning at an apartment in the 800 block of IOOF Street.

Blotter: Police investigate assault report

Officers were dispatched Saturday morning to the home of a woman whose child’s father was assaulted by her ex-boyfriend.

Blotter: Woman reports domestic violence

Officers were dispatched Friday afternoon to a 40-year-old woman’s home in the 1200 block of Knight Street when she reported her boyfriend beat her and kicked her.


Blotter: Unconscious man found with narcotics

Police found drug paraphernalia and suspected narcotics between a 30-year-old man’s legs Wednesday afternoon as he laid unconscious outside a CVS Pharmacy in the 100 block of West University Drive, according to a police report.

Blotter: Gunfire leads to man’s arrest

A 21-year-old man was arrested on a charge of deadly conduct Tuesday after he allegedly fired a gun at a car after a fight with one of the occupants in the vehicle, according to a police report.

Blotter: Minor caught trespassing

A minor was detained Saturday night for visiting Golden Triangle Mall, where he was banned, according to police.

Blotter: Man arrested after bar fight

Police arrested a 24-year-old man in the 100 block of Avenue A near the bars on Fry Street after they said he assaulted another person at a bar and fled from officers.


Blotter: Woman arrested after reporting assault

A 20-year-old woman on Thursday claimed her boyfriend held a gun to her head and pinned her down during an argument at an apartment complex in the 1100 block of Palmwood Place.

Blotter: Police respond to report of man with knife

Denton police said they received a call about a knife-wielding man in a parking lot Wednesday afternoon near a Home Depot on Brinker Road, but they later determined he was actually cleaning his fingernails with the blade.

Blotter: Man reportedly stabbed by children’s mother with key

Denton police are investigating an alleged assault on Tuesday afternoon after a 38-year-old man said his children’s mother stabbed him with a key and brandished a knife at a home in the 3800 block of Camelot Street.

Blotter: Animal cruelty suspect in custody

A former Denton animal shelter employee faces a charge of cruelty to a non-livestock animal after he was accused of throwing a kitten to the ground on Dec. 15 at the Linda McNatt Animal Care and Adoption Center.

Blotter: Man shoots himself with stolen gun

A 21-year-old man was arrested Sunday afternoon after he accidentally shot himself in the leg with a gun he was allegedly attempting to steal, according to a police report.

Blotter: Police say woman attempted to kick officer

Police responding to a domestic disturbance call arrested a 33-year-old woman on a public intoxication charge Friday in the 100 block of West University Drive.

Blotter: Package taken from man’s porch on Thomas Street

A 24-year-old man reported that a package was swiped Thursday from his porch in the 1200 block of Thomas Street.

Blotter: Traffic stop reveals marijuana, meth

Two people were arrested Tuesday night following a traffic stop that eventually revealed a Ziploc bag containing marijuana and about 4.5 grams of what police believe is methamphetamine in the suspects’ vehicle, according to a Denton police report.

Blotter: Man reportedly shot in face at residence

A 19-year-old man was taken to Denton Regional Medical Center on Monday night after police say he was shot several times, including once in the face, at a residence in the Ashli Oaks of Denton mobile home park in the 5300 block of East McKinney Street.

Blotter: Police investigate reports of several burglaries

Several property owners reported burglaries on New Year’s Day. At 11:30 a.m., Denton police responded to a burglary alarm call in the 2200 block of Highland Park Road. Speaking on behalf of his elderly father-in-law, who lived there, a man told police he believed someone was inside the house.

Blotter: Two vehicles stolen on New Year’s Eve

Two people reported their vehicles stolen mid-afternoon on New Year’s Eve.

Blotter: Woman jailed after pointing gun at husband, police say

A 46-year-old woman has been accused of assaulting her husband and pointing a gun at him in a home in the 600 block of Roberts Street.


Blotter: Man cited for possession of drug paraphernalia

A Denton man was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia on Thursday morning after police said he admitted to possessing a methamphetamine pipe and two syringes during a routine traffic stop.