Blotter: Flower Mound police seek help in bank robbery

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Flower Mound police are looking for this man in connection with a bank robbery in Flower Mound Tuesday.

Flower Mound police are seeking the public’s help to identify a man who robbed a bank in the 2300 block of Justin Road on Tuesday afternoon.

According to a news release issued by the department, a man, estimated to be 30 to 50 years old, gave a note to one of the tellers at the bank inside a grocery store, informing the tellers of his intentions. He fled with a small amount of cash, police said.

According to police, no gun was displayed during the robbery, but the suspect’s note passed to the tellers advised he had a gun. No vehicle information is currently available.

The suspect is described as a white male, 5 feet, 10 inches tall and weighing 180 to 200 pounds, with light facial hair and wearing a teal colored hooded sweatshirt jacket, dark baseball cap, sunglasses and light colored jeans, according to the news release.

The case is currently under investigation and anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Flower Mound Police Department using its anonymous crime tip line at 972-874-3307.


Other reports

2700 block of Stockton Street — Police responded to an aggravated assault report at around 3 a.m. Tuesday.

A woman reported being attacked from behind by a man while she was returning from a walk, according to reports. Police say the woman was out with friends when she decided to take a walk in the neighborhood like she had been doing the past couple weeks. During the walk, police said, a man wearing all black pushed her up against a vehicle and cut her pants.

“She was not seriously hurt,” Denton police spokesman Ryan Grelle said. All wounds were small “marks” and she refused medical treatment at the scene, Grelle said. Police don’t have a suspect.

12100 block of FM1190 — Deputies responded Tuesday morning to a missing company vehicle report. According to reports, a man reported his company truck was missing.

The 2012 Volvo truck is worth $205,000 and has since been recovered, according to reports.



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

•  Denton police responded to 318 service and officer-initiated calls, and 19 reports were posted online.

•  Denton firefighters responded to 19 medical calls, one good-intent call, three public service calls and two motor vehicle accidents.

•  Denton County Sheriff’s Office dispatchers answered 666 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve. Fifty people were booked into the Denton County Jail.

Argyle firefighters responded to one traffic transport and two inspections. Argyle police responded to 14 traffic calls, one traffic transport and one audible alarm.

Aubrey firefighters responded to five medical calls and one structure fire. Aubrey police responded to one traffic call and one audible alarm call.

Bartonville police responded to one theft report, three traffic calls, one alarm and one motorist assist call.

Double Oak police responded to five traffic calls.

Hickory Creek police responded to 24 traffic calls, one alarm, one agency assist call and two motorist assist calls.

Justin firefighters responded to one medical call. Justin police responded to one disturbance call, one audible alarm call and one motorist assist call.

Krum firefighters responded to two medical calls and one vehicle call. Krum police responded to one medical call, one follow-up investigation, one suspicious vehicle and 11 traffic calls.

Krugerville police responded to two traffic calls.

Lake Cities firefighters responded to five medical calls, one vehicle unlock and one traffic transport.

Little Elm firefighters responded to one assault or sexual assault, one inspection and one medical call. Little Elm police responded to one assault report, six burglary reports, two Child Protective Services referrals, two agency assist calls, four disturbance calls, four follow-up investigations, one missing person report, assisted one motorist, responded to one person with a gun, five suspicious activity calls, two theft reports, four traffic calls, one traffic complaint, one welfare concern, one traffic transport and one audible alarm.

Oak Point firefighters responded to two medical calls. Oak Point police officers responded to one medical call, one criminal mischief in progress, four follow-up investigations, two suspicious activity calls, five traffic calls and one warrant service call.

Ponder firefighters responded to one medical call. Ponder police responded to one follow-up investigation, assisted two motorists, one reckless driver and four traffic calls.

Pilot Point firefighters responded to one assault or sexual assault and one structure fire. Pilot Point police responded to one domestic disturbance, one fraud report, three traffic calls, one animal complaint, two agency assist calls and one motorist assist call.

Sanger firefighters responded to one medical call, one structure fire and one vehicle unlock. Sanger police responded to one follow-up investigation, one narcotics call, one motorist assist call, one animal complaint and two traffic transports.

Trophy Club firefighters responded to one vehicle unlock. Trophy Club police responded to one assault report, two harassment reports, four suspicious activity calls, one theft report, one traffic call, one traffic transport, two animal complaints and one alarm.

— 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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