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Blotter: Cord, loose change taken from man’s vehicle

A man reported items missing from his car at a gas station in the 26400 block of U.S. Highway 380 East on Monday morning, sheriff’s officials said. According to reports, the man said someone entered his vehicle while it was parked in front of a gas station. The vehicle was left unlocked. A phone cord and a change tray with loose change was taken from the vehicle, he reported.


Other reports

8000 block of McNatt Road — Shortly after 1 p.m. Monday, a sheriff’s deputy responded to a theft of property call, according to reports.

Officials said a welder was taken from a person’s property without consent and was worth an estimated $3,000.

12700 block of Seagull Way — On Monday evening deputies responded to a theft call. Sheriff’s reports state two cellphones, worth $700, were taken from the complainant without permission. No arrests have been made, officials said.



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

Denton County Sheriff’s Office dispatchers handled 697 calls service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve. Forty people were booked into Denton County Jail.

Denton police handled 320 service and officer-initiated calls and posted 19 reports online.

Denton firefighters responded to 23 medical calls, one forest, wood or inland fire, two gas leaks, one smoke or odor removal, one chemical spill and one motor vehicle accident.

Carrollton police responded to 115 incidents and processed 170 people in the city jail from Monday March 25- Sunday.

Lewisville police made 14 arrests.

Argyle firefighters responded to one structure fire, one grass fire and one medical call. Argyle police responded to 28 traffic calls, one animal complaint and one criminal mischief in progress.

Aubrey firefighters responded to one fire, and two medical calls. Aubrey police assisted one agency and responded to one reckless driver, four traffic calls and one medical call.

Bartonville police responded to one suspicious vehicle and one road hazard.

Double Oak firefighters responded to one fire. Double Oak police officers responded to one suspicious activity and one traffic call.

Hickory Creek police assisted one motorist and responded to one suspicious vehicle, one animal complainant and 25 traffic calls.

Justin police responded to one solicitor complaint.

Krum police officers responded to six ordinance violations and two animal complaints.

Krugerville police responded to one Child Protective Services referral and three traffic calls.

Lake Cities firefighters responded to one fire alarm, one grass fire, two medical calls, one traffic accident and assisted one citizen.

Little Elm firefighters responded to one traffic accident and four medical calls. Little Elm police responded to one assault, one criminal trespass in progress, three disturbance calls, assisted two motorists and responded to one reckless driver, one theft, one medical call, two animal complaints. three traffic accidents and 28 traffic calls.

Oak Point firefighters responded to one medical call. Oak Point police officers responded to three suspicious activity calls and nine traffic calls.

Ponder police responded to one traffic accident.

Pilot Point firefighters responded to one vehicle unlock. Pilot Point police responded to two traffic calls.

Sanger firefighters responded to two medical calls and assisted one citizen. Sanger police responded to one burglary in progress, one deadly conduct call and five traffic calls.

The Colony firefighters responded to one medical call, one smoke detector activation call and assisted one agency.

Trophy Club firefighters responded to one medical call and one carbon monoxide alarm. Trophy Club police responded to one medical call, one traffic call, one welfare concern, two animal complaints and one disturbance call.

— Megan Gray

Denton County Crime Stoppers will pay a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest in these or other crimes. Callers will remain anonymous. Call 1-800-388-TIPS (8477). Reach the Denton police narcotics tip line at 940-565-5801.