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Blotter: Man allegedly steals two vehicles in one day

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Julia Falcon, For the Denton Record-Chronicle

About 2 p.m. Saturday, Denton police located a vehicle that had been reported stolen from the 4000 block of Interstate 35. The suspect fled by foot, but was located and arrested. 

This suspect matched the description of a suspect in a separate vehicle theft that happened earlier in the day, according to a police report. Police said they located that stolen vehicle at the location where the second vehicle was taken. 

The suspect was charged with robbery, theft of property and evading arrest and was also taken into custody on a previous warrant with Denton police. 

Other reports 

1500 block of South Loop 288 — A man attempted to conceal and take food items from Walmart about 8 p.m. Saturday, according to a police report. The man was approached by security and fled the scene. No arrests were made. 


Between 6 a.m. Saturday and 6 a.m. Sunday, Denton police handled 132 calls for service, made 11 arrests, and filed two felony charges and 33 misdemeanor charges.