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Blotter: Police report cash taken from local restaurant

After responding to an alarm call in the 700 block of Interstate 35, Denton police officers discovered someone had made entry and stolen several thousand dollars in cash from a safe inside a pizza restaurant, according to a police report.

The burglary, police said, was discovered shortly after 6 a.m. Monday. Police said no arrests have been made, and they did not discover any signs of forced entry to either the business or safe.

Other reports

200 block of Inman Street — A high school student told police that she was a victim of theft, police said.

According to reports, a 19-year-old woman reported that her cellphone and credit card were allegedly taken by a classmate when she was asleep between 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. Monday.

11200 block of Fortenberry Road — Denton County sheriff’s office deputies responded to a theft call Monday afternoon when batteries valued at more than $1,500 were reported taken.

According to reports, 14 batteries were taken from three gas well sites on the same ranch at some point during the day.

8800 block of FM1173 — According to the sheriff’s office, a window in a front door was broken out by a steel ball. Deputies are looking into the incident as criminal mischief. Less than $500 worth of damage was reported.


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

Denton County sheriff’s dispatchers handled 790 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve. Thirty-eight people were booked into Denton County Jail.

Denton police handled 236 service and officer-initiated calls and posted 19 reports.

Denton firefighters responded to 27 medical calls, three vehicle accidents, two good intent calls, one outside equipment fire and one hazardous materials call and assisted one agency.

Argyle firefighters responded to two medical calls. Argyle police responded to 11 traffic calls and assisted one motorist.

Aubrey firefighters responded to seven medical calls and two traffic incidents. Aubrey police responded to one suspicious activity call and three traffic calls.

Bartonville police responded to three traffic calls and one traffic incident.

Corinth police assisted three motorists and two agencies and responded to two assaults, one medical call, one Child Protective Services referral, one criminal mischief report, two verbal disturbance reports, one reckless driver, four roadblocks, 11 traffic calls, two traffic incident calls, 10 animal complaints and one noise complaint.

Double Oak firefighters responded to one medical call. Double Oak police responded to one verbal disturbance, one medical call and eight traffic calls.

Hickory Creek police assisted two agencies and responded to two suspicious activity calls, one theft, 28 traffic calls, one welfare concern and two traffic incidents.

Justin firefighters responded to one medical call. Justin police assisted one agency and responded to one fraud call, one missing person, one traffic call and one traffic incident.

Krum firefighters responded two assaults, one smoke investigation and one medical call. Krum police responded to two ordinance violations, two suspicious vehicle calls, three traffic calls, one medical call, one vehicle complaint and one welfare concern.

Krugerville police assisted one motorist and responded to one solicitor complaint and 15 traffic calls.

Lake Cities firefighters responded to four medical calls, one odor investigation, four traffic incidents and assisted one citizen.

Lewisville police made 14 arrests.

Little Elm firefighters responded to one smoke investigation, one traffic incident and five medical calls. Little Elm police assisted one agency, two motorists and responded to one burglary, two Child Protective Services referrals, one disturbance, two forgery calls, one report of gunshots heard, one narcotics call, two roadblocks, one suspicious vehicle, eight traffic calls, one welfare concern, two traffic incident calls and two animal complaints.

Northlake police assisted one motorist and responded to one vehicle fire, one smoke investigation, one narcotics call, one roadblock, 27 traffic calls, one welfare concern and one animal complaint.

Oak Point firefighters responded to three medical calls. Oak Point police responded to one medical call, two theft reports, one roadblock, three traffic calls and one noise complaint.

Ponder firefighters responded to two assaults. Ponder police responded to one traffic call.

Pilot Point firefighters responded to two medical calls. Pilot Point police responded to 21 traffic calls.

Roanoke firefighters responded to one vehicle fire.

Sanger firefighters assisted one agency and responded to one medical call, one verbal disturbance, one roadblock, five suspicious activity calls, three traffic calls and one welfare concern.

The Colony firefighters responded to one motor vehicle accident and one medical call.

Trophy Club police responded to one disturbance call, one fight in progress, one noise complaint, five ordinance violations, three suspicious activity calls, one traffic call, one welfare concern and one animal complaint.

— Megan Gray