Blotter: Woman arrested on domestic violence charge

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A 20-year-old Denton woman received a family violence assault charge after police were called to her apartment after 1 a.m. Friday.

According to reports, the woman was overheard screaming, “Get out. I’m going to kill you,” while a male voice — later identified as that of a 20-year-old man — was heard yelling and cursing. The outbursts prompted neighbors in the 600 block of West Eagle Drive to report the incident.

When officers arrived, they heard the woman screaming inside the residence. She was arrested for allegedly slapping the man. According to reports, both were “very intoxicated” and underage.

Other reports

1700 block of South Loop 288 — A federal agency received counterfeit money during a fundraiser recently, police said.

The fake $20 bill was handed over at a fundraiser in the 800 block of Loop 288 between 8 a.m. Thursday and 5 p.m. Friday, according to Denton police reports. The money was discovered to be counterfeit when someone tried to use the $20 bill to pay for food and the retailer would not accept the money, police said.

2200 block of Interstate 35E — A 51-year-old woman was arrested on a shoplifting charge at a department store shortly before 6 p.m. Friday.

Roundup

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

A total of 54 people were booked into the Denton County Jail.

From 7 a.m. Dec. 15 to 7 a.m. Saturday:

Texas Woman’s University police responded to 47 calls for service, five reports, two arrests and 25 moving violations.

From Dec. 15 to Thursday:

University of North Texas police reported two outside agency warrant arrests, one aggravated assault, four public intoxication arrests, one theft, two possession of marijuana arrests, one animal call, one disorderly conduct/urinating in public complaint, three criminal trespass warnings, one arrest for purchasing or furnishing alcohol to a minor, one arrest for possession of drug paraphernalia, one arrest for a minor driving under the influence, and citations for wrong or unclean license plates and failure to maintain financial responsibility,

— 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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