Blotter: Man reports assault, attempted robbery

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An attempted robbery occurred in the 200 block of South Bonnie Brae Street on Thursday morning.

Two men, dressed all in black, punched a 24-year-old Fort Worth man multiple times while attempting to steal his money in the parking lot of an apartment complex shortly before 2 a.m. Thursday.

Denton police spokesman Officer Ryan Grelle said no money was taken.

After the incident, reports show the two men left on foot toward the back of the complex. Officers searched the area upon arrival and were not able to find the men or any witnesses.

The Fort Worth man refused medical treatment.

Other reports

5200 block of Hopkins Road — Wagon wheels were removed from a Denton County resident’s yard Thursday afternoon, according to the Denton County Sheriff’s Office.

According to reports, the wheels were valued at more than $5,000.

800 block of Frame Street — Denton police responded to a burglary call at a storage unit at about 3 p.m. Thursday.

According to reports, a 25-year-old Garland resident reported someone had cut the lock off his storage unit and taken several items that were inside. The value of the missing items was not listed.

15300 block of FM455 — A Denton County man reported he was deceived by an online company Wednesday.

The man told sheriff’s deputies that he shipped his gold putter to the company for repair. He was charged for the service on his PayPal account but has not yet received his putter, he told authorities.

Roundup

From 7 a.m. Thursday to 7 a.m. Friday:

* Denton County sheriff’s dispatchers handled 596 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve, and 52 people were booked into Denton County Jail.

* Denton police responded to 299 service and officer-initiated calls and posted 20 reports online.

* Denton fire reports were not available at press time.

Argyle firefighters responded to five medical calls. Argyle police responded to one forgery/fraud report and one traffic call.

Aubrey firefighters responded to two medical calls and one structure fire. Aubrey police responded to one suspicious activity call and five traffic calls.

Bartonville police assisted one agency and responded to two traffic calls.

Corinth police assisted one motorist and responded to one harassment report, one suspicious activity call, 31 traffic calls, three traffic transport incidents and two animal complaints.

Double Oak firefighters responded to one medical call. Double Oak police responded to one suspicious activity call and 11 traffic calls.

Hickory Creek police responded to one theft and six traffic calls.

Highland Village firefighters responded to one fire call.

Justin firefighters responded to two medical calls and one structure fire. Justin police assisted one agency and responded to one criminal mischief report and 13 traffic calls.

Krum firefighters responded to two medical calls. Krum police responded to one reckless driver, two welfare concerns, nine traffic calls and one animal complaint.

Lake Cities firefighters responded to one animal attack, one structure fire, two medical calls and two traffic transport incidents.

Little Elm firefighters responded to one traffic transport incident and nine medical calls. Little Elm police made one arrest and responded to one medical call, one narcotics call, two suspicious activity calls, one theft, 17 traffic calls, two welfare concerns, two traffic transport incidents and one animal complaint.

Lewisville police made 11 arrests.

Northeast police responded to one verbal disturbance, 17 traffic calls, one animal complaint and assisted one motorist.

Northlake police assisted one agency, three motorists and responded to 13 traffic calls.

Oak Point firefighters responded to one medical call and one structure fire. Oak Point police responded to one structure fire, one criminal mischief report, one suspicious activity call, eight traffic calls and one welfare concern.

Ponder firefighters responded to one medical call. Ponder police transported one traffic incident.

Pilot Point firefighters responded to one traffic transport incident. Pilot Point police responded to one criminal mischief report, one harassment report, three traffic calls, one welfare concern and one animal complaint.

Roanoke firefighters responded to one structure fire.

Sanger firefighters responded to one medical call. Sanger police assisted one agency and responded to two disturbance calls, one loose livestock call, one narcotics call, one reckless driver and one animal complaint.

The Colony firefighters responded to seven medical calls.

Trophy Club firefighters responded to one vehicle fire and assisted one citizen. Trophy Club police responded to one vehicle fire, one noise complaint, one ordinance violation, four suspicious activity calls, five traffic calls, one vehicle complaint and one animal complaint.

— Megan Gray


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