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Blotter: Roommates’ dispute leads to arrest

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Staff report

A dispute between roommates got physical and led to one arrest Saturday evening.

Denton officers were dispatched to a residence in the 700 block of Fort Worth Drive in reference to an assault that had just occurred, according to a police report.

Two roommates reportedly were getting into a physical altercation in their apartment. Officers arrived on the scene and gathered information from those involved, and one was arrested for aggravated assault and transported to the Denton city jail.

Other reports

500 block of South Locust Street — Officers were dispatched on a report of an intoxicated person who was seen stumbling in the street, almost being struck by passing vehicles.

Officers located the woman and, after investigating, determined that she was intoxicated. She was arrested for public intoxication, but the charge was later elevated due to three prior convictions in the past 24 months.

— Bj Lewis