Several guns were recently taken from an area residence. According to the Denton County Sheriff’s Office, a deputy was dispatched to the 4700 block of Lois Road on Thursday shortly after 3 p.m. for a burglary. According to reports, a son reported someone entered his father’s home while he was at work and stole several firearms. There was no forced entry, reports indicated. The guns were assorted shotguns and rifles valued at $800, sheriff’s officials said.
3600 block George Owens Road — A game console and several games were reported stolen from a residence Thursday. According to reports, a deputy was dispatched to a home at 4:30 p.m. Thursday after someone had forced their way into a locked front door of the home. Statements by the victim indicate items were taken from his home without permission. Officials with the sheriff’s office said the missing games and console were worth $800.
From 7 a.m. Thursday to 7 a.m. Friday:
* Denton County sheriff’s dispatchers answered 673 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve. Sixty-two people were booked into the Denton County Jail.
* Denton police responded to 279 service and officer-initiated calls and posted 18 reports online.
* Denton firefighters responded to 31 medical calls, four vehicle accidents and two service calls.
Argyle firefighters responded to one alarm fire and one fire department inspection. Argyle police officers responded to five building checks, two close patrol calls, one follow-up investigation, one 911 hang up call, met one complainant, assisted one motorist, responded to one ordinance violation, one road block, 15 traffic calls, two vacation watches and two walk-throughs.
Aubrey firefighters responded to one down power line, four medical calls and one vehicle unlock. Aubrey police assisted one agency, responded to one audible alarm and one criminal trespass report.
Bartonville police officers responded to one forgery complaint, one suspicious vehicle call and one traffic call.
Double Oak police officers responded to seven traffic calls.
Hickory Creek police officers responded to one criminal mischief in progress call, assisted one motorist, responded to one suspicious activity call, 17 traffic calls and assisted two agencies.
Justin firefighters responded to one medical call. Justin police officers responded to two administrative duty calls and one traffic call.
Krum firefighters responded to one illegal burn, one structure fire and one odor investigation. Krum police officers responded to one administrative duty call, one 911 hang-up, assisted one motorist and responded to eight traffic calls.
Lake Cities firefighters responded to four medical calls, assisted one citizen, made one traffic transport and one vehicle unlock.
Little Elm firefighters responded to two alarm fires, one carbon monoxide or hazmat call, two medical calls, two inspection calls, one illegal burn, one structure fire, one traffic transport and one water main break. Little Elm police officers responded to two animal complaints, one assault report, five building checks, one burglary report, one carbon monoxide report, one criminal mischief report, one illegal burn call, one structure fire, one follow-up investigation met one complainant, responded to one missing person call, one noise violation, three ordinance violations, one special patrol call, four suspicious related activity calls, one terroristic threat report, one walk-through, one welfare concern, two traffic incidents and two alarm calls.
Lewisville police officers made eight arrests.
Oak Point firefighters responded to one alarm fire and one medical call. Oak Point police responded to one burglary report, one follow-up investigation, one traffic call and assisted one agency.
Ponder firefighters responded to one illegal burn and one structure fire. Ponder police officers responded to one administrative duty, one assault report, one forgery report, one theft report and three traffic related calls.
Pilot Point firefighters responded to one vehicle unlock. Pilot Point police officers responded to one animal complaint, two close patrol calls, one follow-up investigation, one theft report and two traffic calls.
Sanger firefighters responded to three medical calls, two grass fires, one illegal burn, one fire smoke investigation, one odor investigation and one traffic transport incident. Sanger police officers responded to one administrative duty, one assault report, one grass fire, two follow-up investigations, one missing person report, assisted one motorist, one reckless driver, one suspicious activity call, two suspicious persons calls and eight traffic calls.
Trophy Club firefighters responded to one medical call. Trophy Club police officers responded to 10 building checks, 14 close patrol calls, one emergency message, met three complainants, assisted one motorist, one ordinance violation, one medical call, two special patrol calls, three suspicious activity related calls, 15 traffic calls, 11 walk-throughs and two animal complaints.
— Megan Gray
Denton County Crime Stoppers will pay a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest in these or other crimes. Callers will remain anonymous. Call 1-800-388-TIPS (8477). Reach the Denton police narcotics tip line at 940-565-5801.