Blotter: Pharmacy employee reports forgery attempt

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An employee of a pharmacy in the 100 block of West University Drive told police Monday that someone tried to use a forged prescription to obtain narcotics.

According to reports, the employee told police the individual had turned in one prescription that was legitimate and another that was forged. Police said the information was verified with the doctor’s office.

No charges have been filed since the suspect was not at the pharmacy upon officer’s arrival.

Other reports

1000 block of Appalachian Lane — Sheriff’s officials said a model home was broken into Monday morning.

All kitchen appliances inside the home were taken, according to reports. Officials said there was no sign of forced entry. The value of the appliances was not listed.

700 block of Frame Street — A 35-year-old woman told police that someone removed the lug nuts from one of the wheels on her car.

According to reports, when the woman tried to drive the vehicle, the wheel came off and rolled away. The lug nuts, she said, were found near the scene.

Roundup

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

Denton County sheriff’s dispatchers handled 734 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve. Thirty-five people were booked into Denton County Jail.

Denton police handled 264 service and officer-initiated calls through the weekend and posted 15 reports online.

Denton firefighters responded to 24 medical calls, one passenger vehicle fire, four motor vehicle accidents, one electrical short and one gas leak.

Argyle firefighters responded to three medical calls and one carbon monoxide or hazardous materials call. Argyle police assisted one motorist and responded to one medical call, 11 traffic calls and two reports of loose livestock.

Aubrey firefighters responded to two medical calls and one traffic transport incident.

Bartonville responded to seven traffic calls.

Corinth police assisted three agencies, two motorists and responded to one disturbance call, one report of gunshots heard, one complaint about hunters, one roadblock, one suspicious vehicle, four traffic complaints, 11 traffic calls, two welfare concerns, four traffic transport incidents, 11 animal complaints and one animal cruelty report.

Double Oak police assisted two agencies and responded to eight traffic calls.

Hickory Creek police responded to one burglary, two suspicious activity calls, 10 traffic calls and one traffic transport incident.

Justin police responded to one report of a person with a gun and assisted three agencies.

Krum firefighters responded to one grass fire and one medical call. Krum police responded to one criminal mischief report, one grass fire, two suspicious activity calls and two thefts.

Krugerville police assisted two agencies and responded to four traffic calls and one criminal mischief report.

Lake Cities firefighters responded to five medical calls and two traffic transport incidents.

Lewisville made 10 arrests.

Little Elm firefighters responded to two medical calls and one traffic transport incident. Little Elm police responded to one Child Protective Services referral, one criminal mischief report, one criminal trespass in progress report, one forgery call, three ordinance violations, one theft report, three animal complaints. two traffic transport incidents, 11 traffic calls, one welfare concern and assisted one motorist.

Northlake police assisted two agencies and responded to one report of loose livestock and 25 traffic calls.

Oak Point firefighters responded to one medical call. Oak Point police assisted one agency and responded to one assault, two traffic calls, two ordinance violations and one welfare concern.

Ponder firefighters responded to one grass fire and one medical call. Ponder police assisted one motorist and responded to one traffic call.

Pilot Point firefighters responded to three medical calls and one traffic transport incident. Pilot Point police responded to two traffic transport incidents, one animal complaint and one verbal disturbance.

Sanger firefighters responded to two medical calls and assisted one citizen. Sanger police assisted one agency, one motorist and responded to one noise complaint, three roadblocks and five traffic calls.

The Colony firefighters responded to two medical calls and assisted one agency.

Trophy Club firefighters responded to one smoke investigation. Trophy Club police responded to one forgery call, one noise complaint, two suspicious activity calls, eight traffic calls and made one arrest.

— Megan Gray


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