Blotter: Teen charged after father reports shooting incident

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A 16-year-old was charged with family violence assault causing bodily injury Tuesday after he allegedly shot his 11-year-old brother in the face with a BB gun.

Police said the father of the two boys called 911 at 7:47 a.m. to report that the older boy had shot the younger son in the 200 block of Plum Hollow Street.

A responding officer observed a wound consistent with a pellet from an Airsoft gun on the younger boy, whose condition was not available Wednesday.

The older brother admitted to pulling the trigger, reports show.

Other reports

2700 block of Colorado Boulevard — A 28-year-old woman reported she was abused by her boyfriend Tuesday morning. The woman reported that the man pulled her hair and forced her head onto the coffee table, police said. The domestic disturbance was reported at 11:30 a.m. The case remains under investigation.

Roundup

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

Denton County sheriff’s dispatchers handled 674 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve and booked 65 people into Denton County Jail.

Denton police responded to 306 service and officer-initiated calls and posted 16 reports online.

Denton firefighters responded to one vehicle fire, one gas leak, one motor vehicle accident and 11 medical calls.

Argyle firefighters responded to one medical call and one illegal burn. Argyle police responded to 20 traffic calls.

Aubrey firefighters responded to six medical calls and one grass fire. Aubrey police assisted one agency and responded to one theft, four traffic calls and one harassment report.

Corinth police assisted one agency and two motorists and responded to one grass fire, one narcotics call, one reckless driver, two suspicious activity calls, 26 traffic calls, four traffic complaints, one welfare concern, two traffic accidents, one animal complaint and two medical calls.

Double Oak firefighters responded to 14 traffic calls.

Hickory Creek police assisted two agencies and one motorist and responded to 32 traffic calls and two welfare concerns.

Justin police assisted one agency and responded to one noise complaint, one traffic call, one traffic complaint and one suspicious activity call.

Krum firefighters responded to two medical calls and one accident. Krum police assisted two agencies and responded to one disturbance call, one harassment call, one ordinance violation, two suspicious activity calls, eight traffic calls, two welfare concerns and one animal complaint.

Lake Cities firefighters responded to five medical calls and one traffic accident.

Little Elm firefighters responded to four medical calls and two accidents. Little Elm police assisted two motorists and responded to two Child Protective Services referrals, one disturbance call, two domestic disturbance reports, one noise complaint, two medical calls, three suspicious activity calls, two traffic calls, four welfare concerns, five traffic accidents and one animal bite report.

Lewisville firefighters responded to one traffic accidents. Lewisville police made eight arrests.

Northeast police responded to one noise complaint, 11 traffic calls and one animal complaint.

Northlake police assisted one agency and one motorist and responded to one harassment call, one suspicious activity call and five traffic calls.

Oak Point police assisted one agency and responded to one criminal mischief call and one animal complaint.

Ponder firefighters responded to one medical call and one illegal burn.

Pilot Point firefighters responded to four medical calls. Pilot Point police responded to one medical call, one traffic complaint, two suspicious activity calls, one missing person report and one forgery report.

Sanger firefighters responded to two medical calls. Sanger police assisted one agency and one motorist and responded to one disturbance call, one intoxicated person, one reckless driver, three suspicious activity calls, one theft and one traffic call.

The Colony responded to two medical calls and assisted two agencies.

Trophy Club firefighters responded to two medical calls. Trophy Club police responded to one disturbance call, one medical call, three animal complaints, one welfare concern, two traffic calls, one traffic complaint and six ordinance violations.

— Megan Gray


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