Capt. Jay Powell with the Lewisville Police Department said a 21-year-old woman remains in stable condition after reportedly being shot by her 22-year-old-boyfriend recently.
Powell said officers responded last Wednesday to the 1300 block of Jasmine Drive for a gunshot call. Upon arrival, officers discovered the woman had been shot. Initially, Powell said, officers on the scene were told the shooting was accidental.
The female, reports show, was transported to Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, where she remains in stable condition.
She was shot twice with her boyfriend’s AK-47, according to reports, once in her left arm and once under her left breast, with the bullet exiting her center back. Her injuries required surgery, doctors said.
After further investigation and obtaining a search warrant for the residence, police determined the shooting was not accidental.
Rooms in the home were found wrecked, including holes punched in the wall and a bedroom door removed from the hinges, police said.
Reports show the boyfriend had damages to his body consistent with the wreckage and had told police he had been drinking before handling his weapon.
The 22-year-old man was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and remains in Denton County Jail with bail set at $150,000.
2500 block of Stella Street — A woman reported to police that she was a victim of assault in front of her father’s apartment Tuesday evening.
Police said the woman reported that a man who drove her to her dad’s apartment attempted to kiss her inappropriately.
Reports show she quickly got out of the truck and then contacted police to file a report against the driver.
From 7 a.m. Tuesday to 7 a.m. Wednesday:
Denton County sheriff’s dispatchers handled 845 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve. Fifty-eight people were booked into Denton County Jail.
Denton police handled 297 service and officer-initiated calls and posted 24 reports online.
Denton firefighters responded to two grass fires, two motor vehicle accidents, one electrical short, one smoke scare, one good-intent call, 11 medical calls, one electrical wiring problem and assisted one agency.
Argyle firefighters responded to two carbon monoxide calls, one structure fire and two medical calls. Argyle police responded to 12 traffic calls, one welfare concern and assisted one motorist.
Aubrey firefighters responded to five medical calls and one carbon monoxide or hazmat call. Aubrey police responded to one disturbance call, one roadblock, two suspicious vehicles, eight traffic calls, one medical call and assisted one agency.
Bartonville police responded to one traffic call, one suspicious person and assisted one agency.
Corinth police assisted three agencies and one motorist, and responded to one criminal mischief report, two roadblocks, one suspicious vehicle, 28 traffic calls, one water main break, three welfare concerns and five animal complaints.
Double Oak firefighters responded to one medical call and one traffic transport incident. Double Oak police responded to one medical call, nine traffic calls and assisted one agency.
Hickory Creek police responded to one medical call, one forgery call, one suspicious activity call, four thefts in progress, seven traffic calls, one welfare concern, two traffic transports and assisted three agencies and one motorist.
Justin firefighters responded to four medical calls and two grass fires. Justin police assisted two agencies and responded to one intoxicated person call, one domestic disturbance and one welfare concern.
Krum firefighters responded to two grass fires and one medical call. Krum police responded to one grass fire, one ordinance violation, one theft, five traffic calls, two animal complaints and one disturbance call.
Lake Cities firefighters responded to three medical calls and one missing person.
Little Elm firefighters responded to nine medical calls and one traffic transport incident. Little Elm police assisted one agency, one motorist and responded to one medical call, one criminal mischief call, one missing person, four disturbance calls, one person with a gun, one noise complaint, three suspicious activity calls, one theft, 19 traffic calls, two welfare concerns, three traffic transport incidents and three animal complaints.
Lewisville police made 16 arrests.
Northlake police assisted three agencies and responded to four welfare concerns and 22 traffic calls.
Oak Point police responded to one reckless driver, one suspicious activity, one theft and nine traffic calls.
Ponder firefighters responded to one grass fire. Ponder police responded to four traffic calls and assisted one agency.
Pilot Point police responded to one disturbance call, two traffic calls and one animal complaint.
Sanger firefighters responded to one grass fire and three medical calls. Sanger police responded to one verbal disturbance, one harassment report, one prowler call, three reckless drivers, two criminal mischief reports, one roadblock, three suspicious vehicles, seven traffic calls, three welfare concerns and assisted two motorists.
The Colony firefighters responded to seven medical calls and one grass fire.
Trophy Club firefighters responded to one medical call and one grass fire. Trophy Club police responded to one criminal mischief report, one disturbance call, eight ordinance violations, one traffic transport incidents, one animal complaint and five traffic calls.
— Megan Gray