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Blotter: Police suspect driver involved in Lake Dallas ISD bus crash fell asleep at the wheel
The man who drove into a bus carrying the Lake Dallas Middle School football team Tuesday in Denton is suspected of falling asleep at the wheel, according to Denton police spokesman Bryan Cose.
Blotter: Student caught in alleged scam on UNT campus
Denton police respond to two robberies, burglary over the weekend
Former Denton animal services director sentenced to 10 years probation, will pay $25K in restitution
Denton's former animal services director Woodie Wilson was sentenced to 10 years probation and ordered to pay $25,000 in restitution fees back to the city Wednesday in his 2016 felony theft case. He pleaded no contest to a charge of theft (over $30,000 and under $150,000) by a public servant and received deferred adjudication in Judge Sherry Shipman's 16th Judicial District Court.
Blotter: Jimmy John's worker chases alleged sandwich thieves, stabs one
Denton police arrived to a bloody scene early Monday morning at the Jack in the Box in the 1400 block of West Hickory Street, where moments earlier, a Jimmy John's worker stabbed one of two alleged sandwich thieves in the stomach with a pocket knife.
Blotter: Woman reports landlord as 'screaming' intruder
Whether the landlord was screaming inside the home is still unclear. No arrests were made. 7400 block of Tom Cole Road — The shell of a boat was dumped on the ground near the runway at Denton Enterprise Airport sometime between Oct. 5 and Oct. 7, according to police.
Blotter: Man turns over rifle to Denton police
Kizer said officers typically destroy firearms if owners ask them to, but occasionally will keep confiscated weapons for its tactical unit to use. 500 block of Ruth Street — A 27-year-old man was arrested early Wednesday morning after police found methamphetamine in his car, according to a police report.
Sheriff's office: Fort Worth firefighter shown ripping down flags on the Square
A Fort Worth firefighter is suspected of ripping down and damaging two American flags on the Square, according to the Denton County Sheriff’s Office.
Indictments: Oct. 12, 2017
The following people were indicted by a Denton County grand jury on Thursday at the Denton County Courts Building. Dennis Kerr Jr. Bradford Loomis Jr.