Blotter: Daughter’s traffic stop causes problems for dad

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Police officers called a young woman’s father Sunday morning so he could pick her up after she was stopped for speeding, driving without license, no proof of insurance and an expired registration.

According to the police report, the father was aware that his daughter was driving the car with no license and he was cited for allowing that.

According to the report, the father didn’t take receiving the citation too well, or having his car impounded for no insurance.

While removing personal belongings from the car, the father took one of his tools and smashed the windows of two cars that did not belong to him, according to the report.

The father was arrested and charged with resisting arrest, public intoxication and criminal mischief.

 

Other reports

2300 block of Interstate 35W — An employee at a nearby warehouse reported to police that someone broke into the business and ransacked several offices on Sunday night.

The employee reported that the manager’s door was kicked open and that several filling cabinets were destroyed from being pried open.

Nothing appeared to be missing at the time the report was filed and the case is still under investigation, according to the police report.

2500 block of Stella Street — Officers were called in response to four women fighting another woman on Sunday, police reports state.

The officers reported that they had just departed from that area after making several arrests from another fight, according to the reports.

When the officers returned to the area, they found that the group of women involved in the earlier fight returned and had assaulted another woman.

The victim was kicked in the face during the fight, but did not require medical attention, reports state.

The women fled the scene prior to police arrival. No arrests were made at the time the report was filed and the case is under investigation, according to the report.

2700 block of West University Drive — A woman decided to go big when she allegedly tried to steal a 55-inch television, according to a police report.

The officer was dispatched to a local retail store after the store’s loss prevention team called and reported that a woman was attempting to take several items, including the TV, from a store without paying for them.

However, the suspect left the merchandise and drove away. The loss prevention team provided police with a license plate number and description of the suspect’s vehicle, according to the report.

No arrest had been made.

 

Roundup

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

Denton County Sheriff’s Office dispatchers handled 2,186 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve. Eighty-five people were booked into Denton County Jail.

Denton police handled 661 service and officer-initiated calls and posted 51 reports.

Denton firefighters responded to 42 medical calls, one vehicle accident, one smoke investigation and one malicious false alarm.

Argyle firefighters responded to one medical alarm, one medical problem, two falls, one water main break and a child birth. Argyle police responded to 22 building checks, four suspicious vehicles, 46 traffic incidents and seven vacation watches.

Aubrey firefighters responded to one fire alarm, one fall, two structure fires, two unknown fires, one vehicle unlock and eight medical calls. Aubrey police had two agency assist calls, one motorist assist, 66 traffic incidents and four suspicious vehicle calls.

Bartonville police responded to 10 close patrols, 10 traffic incidents and three agency assists.

Double Oak firefighters responded to one medical call. Double Oak police responded to two agency assist calls and 10 traffic calls.

Flower Mound firefighters responded to two structure fires.

Hickory Creek police responded to seven agency assists, two motorists’ assists and five suspicious person calls.

Justin firefighters responded to one structure fire and one medical call. Justin police responded to two disturbances, two noise complaints and two medical calls.

Krum firefighters responded to two medical calls, one odor investigation and one vehicle unlock. Krum police responded to one agency assist, one domestic disturbance and one illegal dumping.

Lake Cities firefighters responded to 10 medical calls, one structure fire, one illegal burn, one fall and three traffic incidents.

Little Elm firefighters responded to one electrical fire, two structure fires, one traffic incident and one medical call. Little Elm police responded to two agency assists, nine building checks, 11 close patrols, five disturbances, two fires and one fireworks complaint.

Oak Point firefighters responded to one medical alarm, one grass fire, one structure fire and one fainting. Oak Point police responded to one grass fire, one missing person call, one auto theft, four noise complaints and one ordinance violation.

Ponder police responded to six close patrols, one suspicious vehicle and 12 traffic incidents.

Pilot Point firefighters responded to one fire alarm, three medical calls and four fires. Pilot Point police responded to 22 close patrols, three noise complaints and seven traffic incidents.

Sanger firefighters responded to five medical calls, one fall, one assault and two traumatic injury calls. Sanger police responded to two disturbances, one fire, one downed power line, two harassment reports, nine follow-up investigations, four motorist assists, one road blockage hazard, 16 traffic incidents, two vehicle complaints, four theft reports, one terroristic threat and five noise complaints.

Trophy Club firefighters responded to one structure fire.

— John D. Harden

 


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