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Denison woman reports being assaulted with knives; other reports

Aggravated assault — Monday a woman reported an assault that occurred in the 1200 block of Ridgewood Road. The woman said that she and her boyfriend got into a verbal argument that turned physical. The boyfriend attacked her numerous times, and the victim picked up two knives to protect herself. The suspect also picked up two knives. The suspect charged at the victim, who reportedly raised her arm and leg up in a defensive position and the suspect came into contact with a knife. The suspect was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The victim had minor injuries, but declined medical attention. A completed copy of the investigation will be forwarded to the Grayson County District Attorney’s Office.

Woman arrested for giving false name to police; other reports

Possession of a controlled substance — An officer conducted a traffic stop Saturday in the 400 block of W. Pecan Street under the suspicion that a car was not insured. The driver had a suspended driver’s license, and the car was not insured. The driver initially lied about her name but was later positively identified. In addition, the woman had three warrants for her arrest and was found to be in possession of methamphetamine and prescription medication. The officer arrested the woman for the offenses.

Man arrested for methamphetamine possession; other reports

Possession of a controlled substance — On Jan. 30, an officer answered a report of a suspicious person in the 700 block of W. Main Street. The officer found a man sleeping inside a car at the location, and arrested him for a Bryan County warrant. The man was also in possession of methamphetamine and some drug paraphernalia, so the charges of possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia were added.

Suspect in multiple Dallas-area thefts arrested on Sherman PD warrant; other reports

Theft — On Dec. 10, police responded to a theft at a store in the 3300 block of North U.S. Highway 75. The suspect had stolen a necklace valued at $12,000. The suspect was a man and was well-dressed, wearing a suit and tie. He had asked an employee to see the necklace and then wanted to inspect the diamonds with a sight glass. He looked at the diamonds, put the sight glass down and ran out with the necklace. The suspect drove off in a car.

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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.

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.