Mike Wolfe, right, and Frank Fritz, center, stand with Ponder resident Bill Marquis on Monday in Ponder. Wolfe and Fritz are the stars of the History Channel show “American Pickers.” The two came to Ponder to film a promotional video at Marquis’ home for the upcoming season of the show. Wolfe and Fritz travel around Texas for the next two weeks filming episodes. The new season begins Jan. 22.
Blotter: Masked man robs local 7-Eleven, flees with $290
Blotter: Man exposes genitals after car wreck
Blotter: Man slightly injured during argument
A man told Denton police he injured himself during an argument with his wife on Sunday afternoon.
Training for the worst
Firefighters walk around in level-A hazmat suits during training at Denton Fire Station No. 7 on Wednesday. The program aims to teach fire departments how to better respond to emergencies involving hazardous materials. They are learning how to keep the public safe during incidents such as a chemical plant explosion.
Blotter: $30,000 in cash reported stolen out of truck's glove box
A 65-year-old Oklahoma man said $30,000 in cash was stolen Tuesday from his truck's glove compartment while he was inside the QuickTrip in the 3100 block of West University Drive.
Blotter: Man accused of crashing into two vehicles during road rage dispute
A 28-year-old driver was arrested Monday after he was accused of causing collisions with two other vehicles during a road rage incident on Loop 288.
Eight people accused of burglarizing dozens of vehicles in stolen truck
Adrian Bolanos, 18, Diego Montemayor, 18, Yeseenia Martinez, 17, and Alejandro Rivera, 18, were all taken to Denton City Jail on Tuesday on charges of engaging in organized criminal activity. Four juveniles were also arrested on the charge.
Indictments: Jan. 4, 2018
The following people were indicted by a Denton County grand jury on Thursday at the Denton County Courts Building.