THE COP SHOP
I'm sorry I'm a little late with this, my friends. I couldn't tear myself away from the news, watching the tragedy in West. No longer will we think of it as a quaint little town where you stop for Kolaches.
Cash, Checks Stolen in Burglary
Officers responding to an alarm call in the 4800 block of West University Drive Wednesday night discovered that the front door had been pried open. They checked the business and found no one inside. But a surveillance video showed two men wearing masks and gloves broke into the business, went through the offices and left with $2,600, 70 payroll checks and some credit cards. An investigation is continuing.
3800 block of Dunlavy Road - Denton police responded to a report of a domestic disturbance just before 8 p.m. Wednesday. A woman there said that her mother was drunk and had left driving a white car. The officers searched for the woman and found her. They arrested her for DWI and having an open alcohol container in the car. A subsequent search turned up several bottles of medication. She was also charged with possession of a controlled substance.
1200 block of North Austin Street - A 55-year-old woman called for help about 2 p.m. Wednesday. She said someone beat her inside her apartment and took two cell phones. No further information was available.
300 block of West Oak Street - A 24-year-old man was arrested on charges of making a terroristic threat Wednesday after threatening to kill several people in a business, according to a police report..
300 block of Smith Street - A woman told police Wednesday that she was disciplining her child with a belt when the child took the belt away from her and began beating her with it. She reported being hit in the face and legs. The officers turned the child over to juvenile authorities.