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Sherman police bust minors with alcohol, marijuana; other reports

Possession of marijuana — Police responded Thursday to the 1600 block of Lasalle Drive regarding a loud noise complaint. When the officers arrived, the smell of marijuana was coming from the house. Upon further investigation, the officers found a small amount of marijuana and found minors drinking alcohol. The officers seized the marijuana and made a report for providing alcohol to a minor. Both cases will be filed with the District Attorney’s Office.

Woman steals paintings from men’s room in restaurant; other reports

Theft — A woman called police Friday to report a theft that occurred at a restaurant in the 1900 block of Texoma Parkway. On Jan. 2, a woman removed two paintings from the wall of the men’s restroom, concealed the paintings and left. Theft — Officers responded to a theft Friday at a nursing home in the 1000 block of Sara Swamy Drive. Someone had stolen 54 tablets of Hydrocodone, along with the count sheets. The investigation is ongoing.

Man arrested for drinking alcohol while driving; other reports

Driving while intoxicated — An officer conducted a traffic stop Wednesday in the 2100 block of Texoma Parkway. The officer found an empty container of alcohol inside the car, along with several empty alcohol containers. The driver admitted to consuming multiple alcoholic beverages before driving, and displayed several signs of intoxication. The officer arrested the driver for driving while intoxicated, second conviction.

Denison police respond to two robberies; other reports

Robbery — Police responded to a robbery on Dec. 23 in the 500 block of S. Armstrong Avenue. A man said two men pushed him to the ground and then hit him with a hammer and chair. The men took the victim’s jacket and shoes, and then fled the scene. The victim was checked at a hospital and was found to have no serious injuries. The police will be following up on leads.

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Man tries to evade arrest and is caught by K9; other reports

Evading arrest — Some officers conducted a traffic stop on Dec. 14 in the 200 block of E. Main Street. The passenger left the car during the stop and fled behind a local business. The officers set a perimeter, and with the use of a K9 were able to locate the man under some brush. The officers arrested the man for felony evading arrest (previous conviction) and a state parole warrant.

Two arrested for possession of marijuana, double-edged knife; other reports

Possession of marijuana — On Tuesday an officer responded to a report of a suspicious car in the 300 block of W. McLain Drive. A passenger exited the car and threw down a bag of marijuana. The driver possessed a double-edged knife that was lying in plain view on the car’s console. The officer arrested the passenger for possession of marijuana and arrested the driver for prohibited weapon.

Denison woman drives through blocked accident scene; other reports

Tampering with evidence — On Saturday officers were working the scene of a fatality accident in the 1400 block of W. Morton Street. A woman drove a car around emergency vehicles blocking the area and stopped in the middle of the street. The officers ordered the woman to pull her car to the side of the road, but she instead sped away. Officers stopped the car in the 1700 block of W. Morton Street, and found that the driver had outstanding warrants and was in possession of marijuana. The officers arrested the woman for the warrants, tampering with evidence and possession of marijuana.

Intoxicated Sherman man falls on knife; other reports

Aggravated assault with a deadly weapon — Officers responded Monday to the 500 block of N. Highland Avenue in reference to a man who had a stab wound in his chest. When police responded, people at the scene told police that the victim claimed he was high on drugs and fell on a knife. The victim had a puncture wound on his chest. The investigation is ongoing.