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Blotter: Man gets punched twice in the face for not giving ride
An unidentified suspect punched a man twice in the face Monday after he refused to give him a ride outside The Village Church in the 1100 block of West Oak Street, according to Denton police spokesman Shane Kizer.
Pedestrian hit and killed on Interstate 35E in Denton
Blotter: Man slightly injured during argument
Volunteers needed for homeless count
The Denton County Homeless Coalition is seeking volunteers for its annual homeless count Thursday, Jan. 25.
Blotter: Masked man robs local 7-Eleven, flees with $290
Witnesses said the suspect demanded money from both registers before fleeing on foot toward West Hickory Street. No one was injured in the incident, and no arrests have been made.
Blotter: $30,000 in cash reported stolen out of truck's glove box
A 65-year-old Oklahoma man said $30,000 in cash was stolen Tuesday from his truck's glove compartment while he was inside the QuickTrip in the 3100 block of West University Drive.
Blame flies as U.S. government shuts down
Opioids in Denton County: Advocates seek to break stigma of addiction as national crisis hits close to home
Blotter: Man accused of crashing into two vehicles during road rage dispute
A 28-year-old driver was arrested Monday after he was accused of causing collisions with two other vehicles during a road rage incident on Loop 288.
Blotter: Kentucky woman's body found in submerged vehicle in Lewisville Lake
The Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office identified the woman as Kimberly Zaricki. Police believe the drowning was a suicide, according to a city press release.
Local nonprofit takes applications for music scholarships, band grants
Arts group announces winners of annual exhibit
Blotter: Intoxicated man tries to ram vehicle out of impound lot
A 28-year-old man was arrested on drug and alcohol charges Sunday after attempting to drive his car out of the impound lot by ramming the vehicle into the gate, according to police.