Subscribe to Police reports RSS feed

Police reports

Durant woman arrested for stabbing father; other reports

Assault — On Thursday, police responded to a disturbance in the 1000 block of Parkview Drive. When police arrived, they learned that a woman had stabbed and cut her father several times. The victim was taken to the Medical Center of Southeastern Oklahoma, treated for his injuries and later released. Police arrested the woman for assault and battery with a dangerous weapon. The reason for the incident is still under investigation.

Man assaults woman by putting a lit cigarette in her eye; other reports

Assault — On Monday a woman reported that her boyfriend had assaulted her in the 600 block of E. Woodard Street. The woman said that the suspect stuck a lit cigarette in her eye, hit her with a broom and threw a fan at her. She went to a different house to call police. When officers went to the house where this occurred, the door was locked and no one would answer the door. The victim did not have a key to get in. The report will be sent to the District Attorney’s Office.

Police arrest man for possessing a firearm as a felon; other reports

Unlawful possession of firearm by felon — An officer took a report for a stolen vehicle on Friday. Later that same day, the officer found the car in the 500 block of N. Sam Rayburn Freeway. The officer stopped the car and arrested the occupants. While searching the car, the officer found a rifle and learned that the driver of the car is a convicted felon. The officer made a report for unlawful possession of firearm by felon.

Disabled Sherman woman assaulted; other police reports

Assault — Just prior to 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday night, Sherman police responded to a disturbance on the 4800 block of Highgrove Dr. At the scene, the responding officer determined a 24-year-old disabled woman had been assaulted by a 28-year-old man in a domestic disturbance. The suspect was arrested for injury to a disabled person with intentional bodily injury.

Contests and Promotions

The Wedding Expo
The Wedding Expo
Herald Democrat Wedding Expo 2015

Man brings drugs near an elementary school and is caught by K-9 unit; other police reports

Possession of a controlled substance – On Monday an officer conducted a traffic stop in the 200 block of S. Dewey for a traffic violation. The officer asked to search the vehicle and the driver refused. A second officer arrived and used the K-9 to alert to any presence of narcotics. The K-9 alerted on the vehicle and a glass pipe was found. The pipe contained a white crystal-like substance. The substance was tested and found to be positive for methamphetamines. The stop occurred within 1,000 feet of Crutchfield Elementary, which is a drug-free zone. The driver was arrested for possession of an illegal substance in a drug-free zone. He was transported to the Grayson County Sheriff’s Office.

Man takes prescription drugs and then backs car into house; other reports

Driving while intoxicated — On Saturday officers were dispatched to the 500 block of S. Throckmorton Street regarding a wreck. Upon arriving at the scene officers found that a car had backed into a house and a man was still inside the car. Sherman EMTs were called to the scene and assisted the man out of the car. Upon investigation of the accident officers discovered that the man had taken prescription drugs before driving. The officers arrested the man for driving while intoxicated. No one was injured in the wreck.

Man assaults woman over text message argument; other reports

Assault — Officers responded to an assault Thursday at a house in the 500 block of Amsden Street. A woman said her ex-boyfriend came by her house and got angry when she wouldn’t tell him who she was texting. The suspect then assaulted the victim by grabbing her arm and striking her in the back with his knee. He also took her cell phone. Officers located the suspect on U.S. Highway 69 and arrested for assault causing bodily injury, family violence with previous conviction.

Police investigate robbery at Denison store; other police reports

Aggravated robbery — Police responded to a robbery Wednesday at a store in the 400 block of U.S. Highway 69. The victim said that a man entered the store, pointed a gun at him and demanded money from the cash register. The victim grabbed his own firearm and pointed it at the suspect, who then fled the scene. The suspect dropped the gun he had, which was found to be an air soft gun. Nothing was taken and no one injured. The victim described the suspect as a Hispanic male between 5 feet 5 inches and 5 feet six inches tall, 18 to 25 years old and wearing a backpack.

Sherman police bust meth dealers; other reports

Manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance — At 3:30 a.m. Tuesday, officers conducted a traffic stop in the 2900 block of N. U.S. Highway 75. The suspects consented to a search of the car. During the search, officers found 8.4 ounces of methamphetamine and $2,600 in cash. The officers arrested the man and woman inside the car and charged them with manufacture/delivery of a controlled substance and possession of marijuana.

Denison Police pursue two in foot chase; other reports

Evading arrest — At 10:30 p.m. Sunday, Denison Police responded to a call of a suspicious car driving up and down Shawn Drive, said Denison police Lt. Danny Neumann. When police responded to the scene and tried to conduct a traffic stop, the driver and the front passenger left the car and fled. After a foot chase police were able to catch the driver, who they arrested for evading arrest, failure to identify, possession of marijuana, driving while license invalid and an Ellis County warrant. The passenger remains at large. Police detained two other passengers who were in the car, but released them after questioning.

Police find woman’s stolen car; other reports

Unauthorized use of vehicle — An officer spoke to a woman Monday at the Sherman Police Department, who was a victim of a car theft. The woman said she had been at a party the night before and stayed overnight at the location of the party. When she woke up, her car was missing. Police learned that the suspect in the theft had been arrested earlier in the day by another agency on unrelated charges and the car was recovered.

Woman dragged alongside car; other reports

Aggravated assault with a deadly weapon — Officers responded to a disturbance Friday in the 4100 block of N. U.S. Highway 75. The victim and the suspect had been in a verbal argument which escalated into a physical fight. The suspect drove off while holding onto the victim’s shirt. The victim was dragged alongside the suspect’s car until the suspect released her. The officers made a report for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and the investigation is ongoing.