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Blotter: Woman left assaulted and robbed of medication by son

A man forced his way into his 61-year-old mother's home and physically assaulted her before fleeing with her prescription medication, according to a police report.

The man stopped his mother from calling police once he intruded into her residence in the 2500 block of North Elm Street about 7:30 p.m. Friday. The woman called police after her son stole her medication and left, according to the report.

The report contained no description of the suspect.

Other reports

300 block of North Crawford Street — Officers responded to gunshots heard shortly after midnight Friday, according to a police report.

Shell casings were collected as evidence after the scene was searched. Nobody was injured, police spokesman Brian Cose said, nor was there any damage to the area. No arrests were made.

2200 block of North Crawford Street — Somebody stole a 62-year-old woman’s vehicle from her brother’s home around midnight Monday, a police report said.

The woman said her spare key had been stolen prior to the theft of her vehicle, according to the report.

600 block of Fort Worth Drive — Narcotics and drug paraphernalia were found in a 34-year-old man’s vehicle during a traffic stop about 10:45 p.m. Friday, according to a police report.

Police found the material after searching the man’s vehicle for marijuana. The man was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver.


From 7 a.m. Friday to 7 a.m. Saturday, Denton police posted 24 reports online.

From July 16 through Friday, University of North Texas police made five arrests, issued one citation and gathered information for 19 reports.

From July 16 through Saturday, Texas Woman's University officers posted two reports online.