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Blotter: 55-year-old Denton woman found dead in bathtub
A 55-year-old Denton woman was found by her family dead in a bath tub in the 1000 block of Ector Street Friday, according to a Denton police report.
Blotter: Man arrested on warrants after police respond to two stalled vehicles
Blotter: Woman arrested on assault charges after punching ex's mother
Blotter: Man found with meth while riding in car reported stolen
A 54-year-old man caught a bit of bad luck Thursday while carrying drugs in a vehicle that was stolen, according to a police.
Denton County Sheriff's Office patrol sergeant accused of soliciting sex from minor through Craigslist ad
Weston Jordan was arrested Tuesday night on a second-degree felony charge of online solicitation of a minor. He was booked into Tarrant County Jail in lieu of a $5,000 bail. If convicted, the charge carries a maximum punishment of 20 years in prison.
Denton police officer accused of biting wife during argument
Denton police Detective Eric Beckwith was placed on administrative leave Monday after his wife accused him of biting her left arm during an argument over their phones, according to an arrest affidavit.
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Blotter: Woman arrested in stabbing of man accused of assaulting her
A 33-year-old woman was charged with stabbing a man who police were preparing to arrest on an assault charge, according to a Denton police affidavit.
Blotter: Samaritan becomes victim of assault outside downtown Denton restaurant
A 25-year-old woman's attempt to stop an assault outside a downtown restaurant Sunday ended after a male suspect pushed her face against a cement sidewalk, according to a police report. She suffered swelling near her left eye and multiple scratches on her legs, Denton police spokesman Shane Kizer said.
Police: Bomber’s video amounts to confession, but no motive
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Blotter: Former Denton City Council candidate arrested on domestic assault charge
Police arrested former Denton City Council candidate and local business owner Dawn Gillespie — who also goes by Amanda Servis — Thursday night after her husband claimed she punched him at their south Denton home.