Lewisville police arrested a 20-year-old man on a robbery charge Monday morning.
According to police, the incident occurred at an area convenience store located in the 900 block of South Mill Street shortly before 5:30 a.m. when the suspect attempted to buy a cigar at the store.
The suspect was intoxicated and refused to provide information to the clerk, police said.
Then the suspect got into a struggle with the clerk over the cigar he wanted to purchase, injuring the clerk before leaving the store, police said.
Officers found the suspect a short distance from the scene, according to officials.
“He was charged with robbery because the clerk was injured during the commission of a theft,” Capt. Kevin Deaver said via e-mail Thursday.
700 block of West Congress Street — A resource officer at a middle school made an arrest Wednesday afternoon when someone allegedly punched a teacher’s aide, according to Denton police reports.
Reports indicate the resource officer was contacted on the school two-way radio.
Upon arrival to the classroom, the officer then discovered the suspect had hurt one of the teacher’s aides after she instructed the suspect to not leave the classroom and to step away from the door.
The suspect, according to reports, was arrested on an assault charge.
5300 block of North FM156 — Denton County sheriff’s deputies responded to a burglary of a building call Wednesday morning.
According to reports, a storage unit was burglarized. At least $1,400 worth of items was taken, including a stereo and tools, officials said.
From 7 a.m. Wednesday to 7 a.m. Thursday:
• Denton County sheriff’s dispatchers handled 654 calls for the agencies they serve. Forty-four people were booked into Denton County Jail.
• Denton police responded to 227 service and officer-initiated calls and posted 17 reports online.
• Denton firefighters responded to one fire call, one good-intent call, one power line fire, two motor vehicle accidents with no injuries and 12 medical calls.
• Lewisville police made five arrests.
Argyle firefighters responded to one citizen assist, one medical call and one traffic transport.Argyle police responded to 10 traffic calls, two traffic transports, one audible alarm call, one loose livestock call and one animal complaint.
Aubrey firefighters responded to one alarm fire and four medical calls. Aubrey police responded to two follow-up investigations, one missing person call, one funeral escort and one agency assist call.
Bartonville police assisted one agency and responded to one domestic disturbance call.
Double Oak police responded to one suspicious vehicle call and five traffic calls.
Hickory Creek police responded to one theft report, one suspicious activity call, 11 traffic calls and one agency assist call.
Justin police responded to one criminal mischief report and two domestic disturbance calls.
Krum firefighters responded to one medical call. Krum police responded to one domestic disturbance, one follow-up investigation, one motorist assist, one suspicious person call, one traffic transport and five traffic calls.
Krugerville police responded to one traffic call.
Lake Cities firefighters responded to two medical calls and one citizen assist call.
Little Elm firefighters responded to one fire alarm, one structure fire and seven medical calls. Little Elm police responded to two assault reports, one burglary report, three criminal mischief reports, one criminal trespass in progress report, one disturbance call, one follow-up investigation, two forgery calls, two medical calls, two reckless driver calls, three suspicious vehicles, one theft report, 11 traffic calls, three traffic incident transports and two vehicle complaints.
Oak Point firefighters responded to three medical calls. Oak Point police responded to one criminal mischief in progress call, one carbon monoxide call, one abandoned vehicle, one medical call, one traffic call and one animal complaint.
Ponder firefighters responded to one medical call. Ponder police assisted one agency and responded to one traffic call and one traffic transport incident.
Pilot Point police responded to one disturbance call, one follow-up investigation, one intoxicated person, one traffic call and one alarm.
Sanger firefighters responded to two medical calls. Sanger police responded to one domestic disturbance call, one follow-up investigation, one suspicious person call, one theft in progress and one theft report.
The Colony firefighters responded to eight medical calls, one public service call and one electrical shortage.
Trophy Club firefighters responded to one inspection. Trophy Club police responded to one Child Protective Services referral, one disturbance call, five suspicious activity calls, four traffic calls, two ordinance violation calls, one motorist assist call, and responded to one traffic transport and two animal complaints.
— Megan Gray