Lewisville police arrested two men after a convenience store clerk reported being robbed at gunpoint Tuesday afternoon.
Department spokesman Capt. Kevin Deaver said the officers were dispatched to the store in the 100 block of Lake Park Road at 1:36 p.m. when a masked suspect entered the business and displayed a handgun. Money was demanded from the clerk and two customers, Deaver said.
After taking an “undisclosed” amount of money, the suspect fled the store with three others in a Nissan. An off-duty officer observed the suspect leaving and followed the car to the 1200 block of North Cowan Avenue, according to reports.
Two juveniles were also detained.
16500 Block of Stoney Road — According to reports, a woman called the Denton County Sheriff’s Office and said someone ripped the screen on her window, reached into her home and took some money.
The amount of money was not listed and a burglary of habitation/forcible entry report was made.
From 7 a.m. Tuesday to 7 a.m. Wednesday:
• Denton County Sheriff’s Office dispatchers answered 745 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve. Sixty-three people were booked into Denton County Jail.
• Denton police responded to 336 service and officer-initiated calls and posted 22 reports online.
• Denton firefighters responded to 27 medical calls, one steam, vapor, fog or dust call, one public service call and one cooking fire.
• Lewisville police made 13 arrests.
Argyle firefighters responded to one medical call and one traffic transport calls. Argyle police officers responded to six close patrol calls, 18 traffic calls and assisted one agency.
Aubrey firefighters responded to five medical calls and one smoke investigation. Aubrey police officers responded to one noise complaint, one theft report and five traffic calls.
Bartonville police officers responded to one road block and one traffic transport.
Double Oak police officer responded to two traffic calls, one illegal dumping call, one civil service call and assisted two agencies.
Hickory Creek police officers responded to one verbal disturbance, one structure fire, one person with a gun call, one welfare concern, two agency assist calls, responded to 15 traffic calls, one traffic transport and one audible alarm call.
Justin firefighters responded to one stab/gunshot call. Justin police responded to two welfare concern and assisted one agency.
Krum firefighters responded to three medical calls. Krum police officers responded to one follow-up investigation, assisted one motorist, responded to one terroristic threat report, four traffic calls, one animal complaint and one medical call.
Krugerville police officers assisted one agency, one motorist, responded to one ordinance violation and seven traffic calls.
Lake Cities firefighters responded to one alarm fire, five medical calls and two structure fires.
Little Elm firefighters responded to three medical calls, two structure fires, one odor investigation and one traffic transport incident. Little Elm police officers responded to one assault report, one burglary report, assisted one agency, responded to three disturbance reports, one juvenile complaint, two missing person calls, three motorist assist calls, one narcotics call, four suspicious vehicle calls, one theft report, 22 traffic calls and one alarm.
Oak Point police officers responded to one disturbance call, one forgery fraud call, met one complainant and responded to two traffic calls.
Ponder firefighters responded to one odor investigation. Ponder police officers responded to one juvenile complaint, one traffic call and one warrant call.
Pilot Point firefighters responded to one medical call and one traffic transport. Pilot Point police officers responded to one domestic disturbance call, two loose livestock calls, one suspicious activity call, six traffic calls and one road block.
Sanger firefighters responded to three medical calls and one agency assist call. Sanger police officers responded to one criminal trespass in progress, one criminal trespass report, one disturbance call, one follow-up investigation, one harassment report, one suspicious vehicle call, one juvenile complaint, nine traffic calls and one vehicle complaint.
Trophy Club firefighters responded to one inspection call. Trophy Club police officers responded to two follow-up investigations, one noise complaint, five ordinance violations, one suspicious person call, five traffic calls, two animal complaints and responded to one juvenile complaint.
— Megan Gray
Denton County Crime Stoppers will pay a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest in these or other crimes. Callers will remain anonymous. Call 1-800-388-TIPS (8477). Reach the Denton police narcotics tip line at 940-565-5801.