Sherman Police


Possession — A vehicle was observed Sept. 2 in the 1800 block of South Travis Street, parked on the edge of the roadway. Upon officer arrival, a male was found to be asleep in the driver’s seat. Upon further investigation, cocaine, alprazolam, marijuana and prescription pills were located within the vehicle. The suspect was arrested for possession of a controlled substance, penalty group 1, less than one gram; possession of a controlled substance, penalty group 3, less than 28 grams; possession of marijuana, less than two ounces; possession of a dangerous drug.


Criminal mischief — The public safety administrator made contact Aug. 27 with a male reporting party in reference to criminal mischief in the 1800 block of Washington Street. The male stated an unknown suspect damaged his window. A report was generated for criminal mischief.


Theft — Officers were dispatched Aug. 27 to the 2300 block of Loy Lake Road in reference to a theft. They spoke with a female victim who advised that her car keys were stolen. A report for theft was generated.


Possession — An officer conducted a traffic stop Aug. 28 in the 300 block of East Lamberth. The officer smelled an odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle. The officer located approximately three ounces of marijuana inside a male’s backpack. The suspect was arrested and taken to the Grayson County Jail.


Criminal trespass — Dispatch received a call Aug. 28 to report a male sleeping in front of a business in the 2100 block of Heritage Parkway. An officer arrived on the scene and spoke with the complainant and the male suspect. The suspect was asked to leave the property but he refused. The suspect was arrested for criminal trespass.


Driving while intoxicated — Dispatch received a 911 call Aug. 28 to report an intoxicated driver in the 100 block of North U.S. Highway 75. The caller stated that a vehicle was driving all over the roadway. Officers located the vehicle and conducted a traffic stop. After an investigation was conducted, it was determined that the male driver was intoxicated. The suspect was arrested for driving while intoxicated.


Assault — Officers were dispatched Aug. 28 in the 4000 block of Texoma Parkway in response to a disturbance. Two adult males had gotten into an altercation at that location. The individuals were separated prior to police arrival. A report was generated for assault causes bodily injury.


Unauthorized use of a vehicle — Dispatch received a call Aug. 28 in reference to a stolen vehicle in the 2000 block of East Lamar Street. Officers spoke with a female victim who advised that a suspect agreed to test drive her car, but after he left in the vehicle, he did not return. A report for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle was filed.


Theft — Dispatch received a call Aug. 28 in reference to a theft in the 1700 block of West College Street. The victim stated that a family member stole items from her home. A report was taken for theft of property from $2,500-$30,000. The investigation is ongoing.


Driving while intoxicated — An officer conducted a traffic stop Sept. 1 at West Lamar Street and Sam Rayburn Freeway. The female driver was found to be intoxicated and was arrested for driving while intoxicated.


Found property — A male entered the police lobby on Sept. 1 with an item he recovered in his yard in the 1100 block of South Montgomery Street. The item was received as found property and a report was generated.


Assault — A female complainant entered the police lobby Sept. 1 to report an assault a week earlier in the 3400 block of North Highway 75. She stated that a male had choked her while she was in her vehicle and then left the area. A report was generated for assault causes bodily injury and unlawful carrying of a weapon.


Failure to identify — Dispatch received a call Sept. 1 in reference to a possible intoxicated driver in the 100 block of North U.S. Highway 75. Officers located the driver and made a traffic stop. It was determined that the suspect was not intoxicated. However, he gave false information about who he was. The suspect was arrested for failure to identify giving false/fictitious information.


Driving while intoxicated — Officers responded Sept. 1 to a major crash in the 1800 block of Texoma Parkway. The female driver of one of the vehicles involved was suspected of being intoxicated. An investigation was completed, and the suspect was determined to be intoxicated. She was arrested for driving while intoxicated.


Assault — Officers responded Sept. 1 to the call of a disturbance in the 3900 block of North U.S. Highway 75. The caller stated that a male was fighting a female inside a store. An investigation was conducted, and a male suspect was arrested for assault causes bodily injury/family violence.


Burglary — An officer was dispatched Sept. 2 to the 1900 block of West Taylor Street in reference to a theft. A male victim stated that an unknown suspect(s) took an item from his unlocked vehicle. A report for burglary of a vehicle was completed.