Blotter: Woman reports assault

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Woman reports assault

A post-dinner argument between a couple led to an assault report Tuesday from a Denton woman.

A little after noon a woman walked into the police department and reported that she had been assaulted by her boyfriend in the 2800 block of South Interstate 35E.

The woman reported that her boyfriend was driving them home from a restaurant when they got into an argument. She said the man became angry and began hitting her while she was in the passenger seat. She said the assault continued for about 15 minutes.

Officers said the woman had a black eye and other injuries to her face, and an offense report was completed.

Other reports

1000 block of Dallas Drive — A man and woman contacted Denton police to report that they were being harassed.

The couple had placed an ad online asking for a roommate to live with them at their apartment. They soon received a reply from a potential roommate. The man did not identify himself and soon began sending explicit photos and messages to the woman via e-mail and text message. The woman has told the man to stop, but the messages have continued, according to police.

100 block of North Locust Street — A woman reported that someone pried the hinges off her case and stole several thousand dollars worth of jewelry and coins.

She told police she had no idea when it happened.


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

Denton County sheriff’s dispatchers handled 700 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve, and 56 people were booked into Denton County Jail.

Denton police handled 248 service and officer-initiated calls and posted 23 reports online.

Denton firefighters assisted three invalids and responded to eight medical calls, three unintentional alarms, two water problems, two water or steam leaks, a gas leak and a building fire.

Argyle firefighters responded to a fire alarm. Argyle police assisted an agency and responded to two building checks, a noise complaint, 13 traffic calls and a traffic transport incident.

Aubrey firefighters responded to two medical calls. Aubrey police responded to a building check, a report of suspicious vehicle, two traffic calls, a traffic complaint and a welfare concern.

Bartonville police responded to a 911 hang-up and two traffic calls.

Corinth police assisted five agencies and responded to a report of an open door and a domestic disturbance.

Double Oak police responded to six traffic calls and an alarm.

Hickory Creek police assisted a resident and a motorist and responded to an abandoned vehicle and six traffic calls.

Justin police assisted an agency and responded to an alarm and three traffic calls.

Krum firefighters responded to a medical call. Krum police responded to a report of suspicious activity, two traffic calls, a warrant investigation and an animal complaint.

Lake Cities firefighters assisted a citizen and responded to six medical calls and an unknown fire.

Little Elm firefighters assisted a citizen and responded to a medical call and a traffic transport incident. Little Elm police assisted an agency and responded to two vehicle complaints and three ordinance violations.

Northeast police responded to seven traffic calls and assisted a motorist.

Northlake police responded to three traffic calls.

Oak Point police assisted an agency and responded to a report of gunshots and a traffic call.

Pilot Point firefighters responded to two medical calls. Pilot Point police responded to an alarm, a verbal disturbance and 10 traffic calls.

Sanger firefighters responded to a medical call. Sanger police assisted a motorist and responded to two open doors, a report of a suspicious person, vehicle or activity and two traffic calls.

Trophy Club police responded to two animal complaints, 10 building checks and an ordinance violation.

— Bj Lewis

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