A coat and wallet were stolen Friday evening, but the victim didn’t report it until an attempt was made to use her debit card Saturday morning at a Redbox movie kiosk, according to a Denton police report.
Police arrested a 17-year-old for allegedly assaulting his father, 45, during an early morning disturbance Friday in the 7000 block of Sunburst Trail, according to a police report.
Denton police officers responded to an unlawful restraint call Thursday night after a woman reported that her boyfriend had assaulted her, according to a police report.
Denton police are investigating a Sanger resident who allegedly attempted to use a counterfeit $50 bill at a fast-food restaurant in the 300 block of West University Drive on Wednesday night, according to a police report.
A woman in her 40s returned to her vehicle and discovered a broken window Tuesday night.
After a brief chase Monday, Denton police are still looking for a reckless driver.
The Amber Alert for the missing 4-year-old boy from Denton was canceled Monday night, according to police. Ricardo Lara has been missing since Saturday afternoon after his mother's body was discovered at Sanchez Insurance and Tax office. Police believe his father, Ricardo Martinez, 23, had taken the boy and fled the area.
A call from a concerned neighbor led to two arrests Friday night, according to a police report.
A fight over a woman led to broken glass and possible charges at a Denton bowling alley Thursday, according to a police report.
A moving car was the site of a bout of domestic violence for a Gainesville woman. According to the police report, she and the suspect were in their westbound vehicle in the 1600 block of East McKinney Street when the man struck the left side of her face with a closed fist, punched her left arm and bent back two of her fingers on her left hand.
A Denton man was duped into being the victim of criminal mischief on Tuesday. According to the police report, the 72-year-old was deceived into allowing an unknown person to access his computer through the Internet. This person then attempted to extort money from the victim with the threat of deleting the victim’s computer files and crashing his computer.
Denton officers assisted in the recovery of a vehicle with little hassle and no charges filed Monday evening.
A traffic stop landed a Denton man in jail early Sunday morning following an outing to a local bar, according to a police report.
A 27-year-old man who tried to run from police twice Thursday evening was finally taken in and charged with evading arrest, escape from custody and failure to identify as a fugitive from justice, according to a police report.
Suspicious driving behavior led to an arrest of a man on out-of-town warrants Sunday, according to a police report.
A 26-year-old man told Denton police that an argument with his girlfriend got out of control Thursday and resulted in a broken hotel room window, according to a police report.
A 66-year-old Denton man called police Wednesday to report that his bank had been paying his late father’s former caregiver for the past eight months.
Denton police have yet to locate a suspect who drove off with a case of lottery tickets Tuesday night.
Officer Ryan Grelle said the Denton police SWAT unit was staked at an apartment complex for several hours Sunday.
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.