Blotter: Police arrest man on outstanding warrant

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A 28-year-old man who matched the description of a thief was arrested by Denton police on an outstanding warrant out of Krum, officials said.

Police said on Monday evening they were dispatched to the 600 block of Jannie Street after a couple reported someone had stolen a Weed Eater and Skilsaw from the bed of their pickup while it was parked in their driveway.

Neighbors told the couple that a man had tried to sell the Weed Eater to some nearby residents, reports show. The men then went into an alley and reappeared without the Weed Eater, reports show.

Other reports

1500 block of South Loop 288 — Denton police recovered a vehicle reported stolen in Lewisville at a store Monday. Police said the vehicle was parked on the east side of the building, out of view of any of the roadways. There was no reported damage to the vehicle.

1200 block of Sea Pines Drive — A pair of shoes was one of several items an individual reported missing to the Denton County Sheriff’s Office recently. According to reports, deputies were dispatched at 9:10 p.m. Monday after someone reported shoes, a laptop computer and software were missing from a residence.

Roundup

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

Denton police responded to 236 service and officer-initiated calls and posted 17 reports online.

Denton firefighters responded to 21 medical calls, one lightning strike with no fire, one smoke detector activation with no fire, one defective wiring call, one good intent call and two vehicle accidents.

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

Denton County sheriff’s dispatchers handled 2,540 service and officer-initiated calls and booked 36 people into Denton County Jail.

Argyle firefighters assisted one citizen and responded to one controlled burn, one illegal burn, one fire, one vehicle accident and 12 medical calls. Argyle police assisted one agency and one motorist and responded to 21 traffic calls, one traffic complaint, six ordinance violations, three suspicious activity calls, one loose livestock report and one missing person report.

Aubrey firefighters assisted three citizens and responded to eight fires, one burn call, 16 medical calls, one domestic disturbance and two vehicle accidents. Aubrey police assisted two agencies and one motorist and responded to one criminal mischief call, one loose livestock call, one fight, one reckless driver, one roadblock, one suspicious activity call, 16 traffic calls, one medical call and one welfare concern.

Bartonville police assisted two agencies and responded to one loose livestock call and one traffic call.

Corinth police assisted seven agencies and three motorists and responded to three disturbance calls, two vehicle fires, one forgery report, one loose livestock call, one noise complaint, one medical call, four reckless drivers, eight suspicious activity calls, 96 traffic calls, seven traffic complaints, seven welfare concerns, 10 traffic accidents, 15 animal cruelty complaints and one animal cruelty report.

Double Oak firefighters responded to two medical calls. Double Oak police responded to one missing person, 33 traffic calls, one domestic disturbance, three suspicious activity calls and one animal complaint.

Flower Mound responded to one illegal burn, one structure fire and one carbon monoxide or hazardous materials call.

Hickory Creek police assisted three motorists and five agencies and responded to one burglary, one carbon monoxide or hazardous materials call, one burglary, one medical call, one reckless driver, five suspicious activity calls, three welfare concerns, four traffic accidents, one animal complaint and one harassment call.

Justin firefighters responded to one structure fire and eight medical calls. Justin police assisted three agencies and responded to one harassment call, one noise complaint, one suspicious activity, 20 traffic calls, two welfare concerns, one auto theft and three domestic disturbance calls.

Krum firefighters responded to 10 medical calls, four structure fires, two fires, one odor investigation and four traffic accidents. Krum police assisted seven agencies and responded to one assault call, one burglary, two harassment reports, one intoxicated person, one missing person, one noise complaint, one ordinance violation, one reckless driver, three suspicious activity calls, one theft, 12 traffic calls and five animal complaints.

Lake Cities firefighters responded to one assault call, one carbon monoxide or hazardous materials call, two vehicle fires, six traffic accidents, 16 medical calls, one electrical fire and one structure fire.

Little Elm firefighters responded to 15 medical calls, one traffic accident, one electrical fire, three fires and one carbon monoxide or hazardous materials call. Little Elm police assisted two agencies and responded to three assaults, one burglary, one criminal mischief report, one criminal trespass report, six disturbance calls, one fight, three harassment calls, one narcotics call, nine noise complaints, eight ordinance violations, five reckless drivers, one terroristic threat, 43 traffic calls, six welfare concerns and 10 animal complaints.

Northeast police assisted three agencies and one motorist and responded to three ordinance violations, two thefts, 57 traffic calls, three traffic complaints, one welfare concern and three traffic accidents.

Northlake police assisted seven agencies and one motorist and responded to one criminal mischief report, one medical call, two suspicious activity calls, one theft, one traffic complaint, 47 traffic calls, two welfare concerns and one traffic accident.

Oak Point firefighters assisted one citizen and responded to seven medical calls, one smoke investigation and one illegal burn. Oak Point police responded to one structure fire, one criminal mischief call, one intoxicated person, one noise complaint, two suspicious activity calls, one theft, 11 traffic calls, four welfare concerns and two traffic accidents.

Ponder firefighters responded to two fires, two traffic accidents and six medical calls. Ponder police assisted three agencies and responded to one structure fire, one fire, one theft and nine traffic calls.

Pilot Point firefighters assisted one citizen and responded to six fires and six medical calls. Pilot Point police assisted four agencies, made one arrest and responded to one animal complaint, one assault, one disturbance call, one fight, two structure fires, one noise complaint, six suspicious activity calls, two thefts and two animal complaints.

Roanoke firefighters responded to one medical call.

Sanger firefighters responded to seven fires, nine medical calls and two traffic calls. Sanger police assisted five agencies and responded to one auto theft, four disturbance calls, two medical calls, one missing person, three theft calls, seven traffic calls, two traffic complaints, six welfare concerns, four traffic accidents, two reckless drivers, four suspicious activity calls and four animal complaints.

Trophy Club firefighters responded to one animal bite/attack, one traffic accident and two medical calls. Trophy Club police assisted three agencies and one motorist and responded to two Child Protective Services referrals, one criminal trespass call, one intoxicated person, one theft call, 16 traffic calls, three traffic complaints, four traffic accidents, one animal bite and 10 animal complaints.

— Megan Gray


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