Jury seated in Johnson's murder trial
A jury of six women and seven men has been seated in the murder trial of Eric Johnson, a former U.S. Marine accused of shooting and killing a University of North Texas student on New Year's Day 2016. Opening statements and evidence presentation will begin at 9 a.m. Tuesday in Judge Bruce McFarling's 362nd Judicial District Court. The jury includes one alternate juror.
Johnson's murder trial starts Monday in Denton County
Blotter: Denton police search for robbery suspect
Blotter: Two men arrested after police find more than 50 fraudulent documents in vehicle
Denton police arrested two 31-year-old men Sunday morning after finding blank checks and identifying tax information in their vehicle.
Blotter: Woman injured in fight over belongings
A 32-year-old woman was arrested Wednesday after allegedly injuring another woman during a fight over personal belongings at an apartment in 1000 block of Dallas Drive, according to a police report.
Blotter: Police speak with intoxicated woman with dried blood on her face
Denton police responded to a disturbance at the same house four times on Monday and eventually contacted an intoxicated woman with dried blood on her face during their fourth visit, the police report said.
Records: Child's body decomposing on arrival at hospital
Authorities: Man robs bank, then gets naked and throws money
Blotter: Police arrest man who allegedly beat wife twice on same day
A 35-year-old man was arrested Sunday on an assault charge after police said he scratched, punched and kicked his girlfriend of six months at the Cornerstone Apartments in the 700 block of Hercules Lane over the weekend.
Blotter: Police find cocaine inside foam ball with suspect's help
He was taken to Denton City Jail on an additional charge of possession of a controlled substance. 5300 block of East McKinney Street — A suspect reportedly stole money and clothes from a 29-year-old man's house on Sunday at the Ashli Oaks of Denton mobile home park, according to a police report.
DCTA to engage community at quarterly meeting
The Denton County Transportation Authority will host a quarterly Citizens Advisory Team meetings this week in Denton. The meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday at the Downtown Denton Transit Center, 604 E. Hickory St.