Blotter: Report: Son threatens father during dispute

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A son threatened a father during a Tuesday afternoon dispute, according to a Denton police report.

According to reports, police went to the 2600 block of Mayhill Road on Wednesday morning in reference to the previous day’s argument.

The son, according to records, said he felt threatened by his father’s use of a long grilling spatula. The father said he used the spatula in self-defense.

The two responding officers counseled both individuals and they agreed to settle their differences, according to reports.

 

Other reports

13700 block of Old Stoney Road — An unknown person entered a private building without permission Wednesday afternoon, according to sheriff’s reports. The responding deputy filed a criminal mischief report.

1400 block of Amherst Drive — A 30-year-old woman was the victim of a vehicle break-in Wednesday morning. According to police reports, the woman parked and secured her vehicle in her driveway the night before. When she returned Wednesday at 8:30 a.m., the driver’s side door was unlocked and property was taken. The value and contents of the property taken were not listed.

 

Roundup

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

•  Denton police responded to 295 service and officer-initiated reports and posted 21 reports online.

•  Denton firefighters responded to 17 medical calls, one building fire, three service calls, one light ballast breakdown, two good-intent calls, one vehicle accident with injuries and one police call.

•  Denton County Sheriff’s Office dispatchers handled 700 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve. Sixty people were booked into the Denton County Jail.

•  Lewisville police made 14 arrests.

Argyle firefighters responded to one alarm fire, one carbon monoxide or hazmat investigation, one grass fire and two medical calls. Argyle police officers responded to three follow-up investigations, two agency assist calls, one motorist assist call, one road block, six traffic calls, two vehicle complaints and one traffic incident.

Aubrey firefighters responded to two medical calls, one stabbing/gunshot call and one traffic incident. Aubrey police officers responded to one agency assist call, one domestic disturbance call and one traffic call.

Bartonville police officers responded to one traffic call and one traffic incident.

The Colony firefighters responded to two medical calls, one agency assist call and one motor vehicle accident.

Double Oak police officers responded to four traffic calls and one illegal dumping complaint.

Hickory Creek police officers responded to one agency assist call, one road block, five suspicious activity calls, 15 traffic calls, one traffic incident and one audible alarm call.

Justin firefighters responded to four medical calls. Justin police officers assisted one agency, responded to one medical call and made one burglary report.

Krum firefighters responded to one alarm fire, two medical calls and one traffic incident. Krum police officers responded to one agency assist call, one follow-up investigation, two suspicious activity calls, three traffic calls, one vehicle complaint, one animal complaint and one funeral escort.

Krugerville police officers responded to two close patrol calls, one juvenile complaint, seven traffic calls, one animal complaint, one animal cruelty report and assisted two agencies.

Lake Cities firefighters responded to four medical calls, one traffic incident and one welfare concern.

Little Elm firefighters responded to four medical calls and one traffic incident. Little Elm police officers responded to one abandoned vehicle, two burglary in progress calls, one criminal mischief report, two follow-up investigations, one reckless driver, five suspicious activity calls, 13 traffic calls and one audible alarm call.

Oak Point police officers responded to one road block, one suspicious vehicle call, one theft report, four traffic calls and one vehicle complaint.

Ponder firefighters responded to one medical call and one traffic incident. Ponder police officers responded to one follow-up investigation and one traffic call.

Pilot Point firefighters responded to one medical call. Pilot Point police officers assisted two agencies, responded to two loose livestock calls, one suspicious person call, one terroristic threat report, one animal complaint and two traffic calls.

Sanger firefighters responded to one traffic incident and one vehicle unlock. Sanger police officers responded to two audible alarm calls, one follow-up investigation, one suspicious vehicle, three theft reports, one animal complaint and one traffic report.

Trophy Club firefighters responded to one assault or sexual assault call. Trophy Club police officers responded to one burglary report, one disturbance call, three ordinance violations,one suspicious vehicle, five animal complaints, one panic alarm and four traffic calls.

— 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.


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