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Blotter: Man accused of stealing more than $1,000 worth of e-cigarettes

A 19-year-old man was arrested Tuesday in connection with an early-morning burglary at Bombay Vapor shop in the 2300 block of South Interstate 35E. 

The suspect, Denham Brock, was taken to Denton City Jail on a charge of burglary of a building. He reportedly stole $1,052 worth of electronic cigarettes from the business, Denton police spokesman Bryan Cose said. 

Denton police were dispatched to the business about 12:40 a.m. after a burglar alarm went off inside, according to a police report. The front door and glass display case in the building were shattered, Cose said. 

Officers contacted Brock at a nearby Burger King, where they saw him with a bag full of e-cigarettes earlier in the night, Cose said. 

Other reports 

3900 block of Teasley Lane — A 51-year-old woman said her ex-boyfriend threatened to injure her on Tuesday. Police filed a report for terroristic threats, but no arrests were made. The report did not provide further information.

9100 block of Teasley Lane — A woman's purse was stolen from her parked vehicle Wednesday after someone shattered the rear left passenger window, according to a police report.

The woman, who reported the incident at 7:35 a.m., said her purse contained miscellaneous paperwork, her school ID and a Mexican passport. She told police nothing else appeared to be missing from the vehicle.

No arrests were made.

1500 block of Nottingham Drive — Police responded to a harassment complaint Tuesday at The Woodlands apartments, where a 23-year-old woman said she had been receiving threatening text messages.

Police documented the matter for further investigation, but no arrests were made. The report did not specify whether the woman knew a potential suspect.

2900 block of Howard Court — A woman told police Tuesday that her 14-year-old granddaughter is being abused at home by a parent. She spoke with police in the department lobby about 4 p.m., but no arrests have been made.


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

The Denton County Sheriff's Office handled 985 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies it serves, and 35 people were booked into Denton County Jail. 

Denton police handled 142 calls for service and made seven arrests.

Denton firefighters responded to 23 medical calls, three vehicle accidents and one outside trash fire.