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Blotter: Multiple rounds fired at Denton home on Hann Street

This story has been updated to show that the shooting on Hann Street has been corrected to say the incident happened Monday.


The front door of a home in the  100 block of Hann Street now has eight bullet holes after an early-morning shooting Monday. 

Another round pierced a window frame of the home on Hann, a small street off North Locust Street near Quakertown Park. There could have been more rounds fired that hit a nearby tree, according to Shane Kizer, a spokesman for the police department. No one was injured during the shooting. 

A caller reported multiple gunshots at 5:55 a.m. When police responded, several bullet casings were found outside of the house. The people living in the house said they did not know who could have fired the rounds. 

The shooting is still under investigation, Kizer said. 

Other reports

1800 block of Teasley Lane — A mother reported that a student at Fred Moore High School threatened her daughter on social media, according to police reports. 

The student allegedly posted on social media threatening to shoot the caller's entire family, including her daughter. Denton police are now investigating the threat.  

The principal of the school suspended the student who made the threat, but the caller was concerned that the student knew where the family lived. 

2600 block of West Oak Street  A caller reported his wallet was stolen late Monday night, according to police reports. 

The caller had several discrepancies in the story. Because of this, police are now investigating the call as a false report.

100 block of North Interstate 35E — A vehicle was reported stolen just before 1 p.m. Monday.

A person went inside a U-Haul Moving & Storage location and stole items from the counter, including keys to a car parked outside, according to a police report. The caller told police they had been working on the car before it was stolen. 

The person is shown on surveillance video driving the victim's vehicle away from the business. 


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

The Denton County Sheriff's Office handled 892 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies it serves, and 37 people were booked into Denton County Jail.

Denton police handled 174 calls for service and made 11 arrests.

Denton firefighters handled 22 medical calls, three calls for public service and two gas leaks.