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Blotter: Two students arrested after prescription pills found

Two Denton school district students were caught allegedly trying to sell prescription medication on Wednesday afternoon in the 7500 block of Teasley Lane, according to Denton police.

The district’s school resource officer contacted Denton police, which led to the recovery of seven pills from one student and three pills from another, reports state.

According to the police report, those two students — ages 17 and 18 — were arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance in a drug-free zone.

The students were booked into the city jail.

Other reports

100 block of Avenue A — A man was arrested Wednesday night on a criminal mischief charge after he allegedly threw a brick through the front window of a local business, according to a police report.

Security officers detained the man before police arrived. According to the report, employees at the business recognized the man from an earlier incident in which the suspect was asked to leave.

The man was arrested and transported to the city jail, where he was charged with criminal mischief as well as public intoxication, according to the report.

200 block of Inman Street — A woman reported she was assaulted by the roommate of a mutual friend Wednesday afternoon, according to a police report.

The woman said the suspect dragged her out of the residence, scraping her knees and bruising her arms.

According to the report, the woman said the roommate reportedly forced her from the residence because the suspect said she was being disrespectful to him. The case is still open and no arrests were made at the time the report was made.


From 7 a.m. Wednesday to 7 a.m. Thursday:

Denton County sheriff’s dispatchers handled 683 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies they serve and 43 people were booked into Denton County Jail.

Denton police handled 269 service and officer-initiated calls and posted 27 reports online.

Denton firefighters responded to 16 medical calls, one bomb scare and two fire alarms.

Argyle firefighters responded to one medical call. Argyle police responded to two building checks, one theft and four traffic calls.

Aubrey firefighters responded to one fire alarm, two traffic calls and one vehicle unlock. Aubrey police responded to one medical call and one traffic call.

Bartonville police responded to one assault, one reckless driver and three traffic calls.

Corinth police responded to one burglary, one disturbance, one motorist assist, 17 special patrols, 43 traffic calls and five traffic complaints.

Double Oak police responded to three traffic calls.

Hickory Creek police assisted one agency and responded to 10 traffic calls.

Justin police assisted a local agency twice and responded to two traffic calls.

Krum firefighters responded to one alarm fire, one medical call and one grass fire. Krum police assisted one agency and responded to 10 traffic calls and one vehicle complaint.

Lake Cities firefighters responded to one assault and four medical calls.

Little Elm firefighters responded to five medical calls and one traffic incident. Little Elm police responded to one assault, one auto theft, two building checks, one burglary, one domestic disturbance, three forgery calls, one narcotics call, three reckless drivers and 19 traffic incidents.

Northeast police responded to two abandoned vehicle calls, one motorist assist and eight traffic calls.

Northlake police responded to one reckless driver, one theft and 10 traffic calls.

Oak Point firefighters responded to one traffic transport incident. Oak Point police responded to one follow-up investigation, one open door, one prowler and four traffic incidents.

Pilot Point firefighters responded to four medical calls. Pilot Point police responded to one report of loose livestock, one medical call, one suspicious vehicle and one traffic call.

Sanger firefighters responded to one medical call, one grass fire and one illegal burn. Sanger police responded to four traffic calls, one abandoned vehicle and one traffic complaint.

Trophy Club firefighters responded to one structure fire. Trophy Club police responded to two building checks, one structure fire, two special patrols, two thefts and 24 traffic incidents.

— John D. Harden