Blotter: Police make arrest in assault

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A 42-year-old Denton man was arrested after whacking someone on the head with a baseball bat Tuesday morning.

Denton police were dispatched to the 1900 block of Colorado Boulevard after 9:30 a.m. Monday after reports that someone was being hit with a baseball bat.

The 28-year-old man who was hit on the head was taken to an area hospital by the Denton Fire Department for treatment, according to Officer Ryan Grelle, spokesman for Denton police.

Police said the victim did not have any relationship with the assailant. The man was arrested and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and interference with an emergency telephone call and taken to the city jail.

Other reports

700 block of Silvermoon Drive — Several appliances were reported stolen Tuesday morning at a home under construction, according to the Denton County Sheriff’s Office. No arrests were made.

4300 block of View Road — A woman reported someone had threatened to kill her Sunday evening, according to the Denton County Sheriff’s Office. Officials said an unknown person had sent the woman an e-mail stating he had been hired to kill her.

Roundup

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

Denton County sheriff’s dispatchers handled 716 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve, and 25 people were booked into Denton County Jail.

Denton police handled 245 service and officer-initiated calls and posted 20 reports online.

Denton firefighters responded to 19 medical calls, one grass fire, one smoke scare, one unauthorized burning, one carbon monoxide incident, one oil or combustible liquid spill and assisted one public service call.

Argyle firefighters responded to one smoke investigation and two medical calls. Argyle police assisted one agency, one motorist and responded to one prowler, one suspicious activity call, 10 traffic calls and one traffic complaint.

Aubrey firefighters responded to two medical calls and one traffic transport incident. Aubrey police assisted two agencies and responded to one disturbance call, one suspicious activity call and 11 traffic calls.

Bartonville police responded to two traffic calls and one medical call.

Corinth police assisted two agencies, one motorist and responded to one missing person report, one loose livestock call, two forgery fraud reports, one criminal trespass report, one medical call, one ordinance violation, one reckless driver/boater, one theft report, 24 traffic calls, six traffic complaints, one traffic transport incident and six animal complaints.

Double Oak firefighters responded to one smoke investigation. Double Oak police responded to 11 traffic calls.

Flower Mound firefighters responded to one smoke investigation and one follow-up investigation.

Hickory Creek police assisted one agency and responded to one forgery report, one ordinance violation, one theft, 14 traffic calls, one welfare concern and two traffic transport incidents.

Highland Village firefighters responded to one smoke investigation.

Justin firefighters responded to one grass fire, one smoke investigation, one unknown fire, one medical call and one carbon monoxide alarm. Justin police assisted one agency and responded to one suspicious activity call and four traffic calls.

Krum firefighters responded to one smoke investigation. Krum police responded to one narcotics call, 11 traffic calls, one noise complaint and one forgery report.

Lake Cities firefighters assisted one resident and responded to five medical calls, one smoke investigation, one grass fire and one traffic transport incident.

Lewisville police made 16 arrests.

Little Elm firefighters responded to one medical call, one smoke investigation and three traffic transport incidents. Little Elm police assisted two agencies and responded to two burglaries, one narcotics call, two disturbance calls, three suspicious activity calls, one theft call, six traffic calls, three traffic transport incidents, one animal bite report, one animal complaint and one traffic complaint.

Northeast police responded to seven traffic calls, one traffic complaint, one animal complaint and one suspicious activity call.

Northlake police assisted one agency and responded to one fight, one noise complaint, 16 traffic calls, one traffic transport incident and one ordinance violation.

Oak Point firefighters assisted two citizens. Oak Point police responded to one noise complaint, one suspicious activity call, two traffic calls, one traffic complaint, one welfare concern and one traffic transport incident.

Pilot Point firefighters responded to three medical calls. Pilot Point police responded to one noise complaint, four ordinance violations, one traffic call, one suspicious activity call and one animal complaint.

Roanoke firefighters responded to one smoke investigation.

Sanger firefighters responded to one illegal burn, one structure fire, one unknown fire and one medical call. Sanger police responded to one disturbance call, one criminal mischief call, one harassment call, one noise complaint, one traffic call, one welfare concern and one animal complaint.

The Colony firefighters responded to seven medical calls, one smoke detector activation and one public service call.

Trophy Club firefighters assisted one citizen and responded to one medical call and one structure fire. Trophy Club police responded to one smoke investigation, one structure fire, one forgery report, one suspicious activity call, one traffic call, one traffic transport incident and one animal complaint.

— Megan Gray


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