Assault with a deadly weapon — On Saturday, police responded to an assault in the 1400 block of West Morton Street. The victim told police that a car entered the parking lot of the local convenience store in a reckless manner. The victim said she walked up to the car to confront the driver. The driver had opened the door to the car and backed it up, striking the victim with the car door and causing her to fall to the ground. The suspect then exited the car and struck the victim in the face with his closed fist. The suspect left the scene prior to officer’s arrival. The investigation will continue. Police plan to forward the completed case to the Grayson County District Attorney’s Office.
Domestic disturbance — On Friday, police responded to the 2800 block of West Crawford Street in reference to a disturbance. A woman told police that her 16-year-old son assaulted her by throwing a cell phone at her and striking her. Police arrested the son for assault causing bodily injury/family violence. He was booked in at the Denison Police Department and then taken to the Juvenile Detention Center, according to police reports.
Assault — Police responded Friday to a night club in the 600 block of South Mirick Avenue in reference to an assault. The suspect struck the victim in the face inside the night club while a basketball game was on. The victim was taken to Texoma Medical Center by Denison EMS, where he was treated. Police arrested the suspect for assault causing bodily injury.
Burglary — A caller reported a burglary Saturday that occurred in the 400 block of West Sears Street. The victim said an unknown suspect entered through a door and removed a 47-inch television, PlayStation 3, two controllers, a power cable and a TV-input cable from inside the house.
Burglary — Police were informed Saturday of a burglary that occurred in the 1000 block of West Walker Street. Someone entered a storage building on the property by prying open a door. A slot machine worth $500 and a plastic tote containing antique items were taken. Denison police will be following up on leads.
Evading arrest — Police attempted to stop a car Saturday in the 1300 block of South Austin Avenue for a minor traffic violation. The driver allegedly failed to stop and was pursued by police. The officers stopped the car at the driver’s residence in the 3000 block of Belle Avenue and apprehended him. He was also found to be in possession of marijuana. Police arrested the driver for evading arrest/detention with a motor vehicle and possession of marijuana, less than two ounces.
Criminal mischief — On Sunday, police responded to a report of criminal mischief the 1300 block of South Austin Avenue. An unknown suspect damaged several coin-operated machines and some brick on the car wash property.
Evading arrest — Police stopped a car Sunday in the 1900 block of South Armstrong Avenue for a minor traffic violation. The driver refused to sign the citation for the traffic violation. She then fled northbound on Armstrong Avenue and stopped in the 400 block of West Hull Street. Police arrested the driver for evading arrest/detention with a motor vehicle and the minor traffic charge.
Burglary — Police were told Monday of a burglary that occurred in the 2800 block of South Woodlawn Boulevard. An unknown suspect removed a battery from a car by cutting the battery cables.
Burglary — A victim told police Monday of a burglary that occurred in the 1200 block of West Woodward Street. An unknown suspect removed the victim’s purse from her unlocked car.
Stolen car — On Tuesday, police responded to the 6800 block of North U.S. Highway 75 in response to a stolen car. A man said he had a flat tire on his white 1999 Lincoln Town Car, with Texas license plate DW4—S434. He left the car parked in the center median at 12:30 p.m. Monday. When he returned at 2 p.m. Tuesday, the car was missing.
Burglary — On Thursday, an officer responded to the 2500 block of North Center Street in reference to burglary of a building. A woman said the lock had been removed from her storage building, and, when she opened the unit, multiple items were missing. The investigation is continuing.
Assault — Police received a call Monday in reference to a disturbance in progress in the 1200 block of Poplar Street. Upon arrival officers met with the victim and a witness. The victim had blood running down his face due to visible lacerations and told officers that his sister attacked him. The victim said he was sitting in a chair in the front room when the suspect came in and started hitting him in the face. Officers then went inside the residence to talk to the suspect. The suspect was being very belligerent and yelling. The officers arrested the suspect for assault causing bodily injury, family violence.