Police reports


Denison police

Aggravated assault — On Nov. 23 at 2:20 a.m. Lt. Mike Eppler responded to the 1100 block of Oakridge where a woman alleged that her husband, a 46-year-old Denison man, had gotten intoxicated and pushed her up against a wall and put a knife to her throat and made threats toward her. The victim was able to go outside and contact the police department. The man was arrested.

Theft — On Nov. 24 at 4:32 p.m. in the 500 block of South Crockett, Officer Todd Smith responded to a report that an unknown suspect or suspects had removed a 12-foot cargo trailer loaded with art equipment from a man’s yard. It is valued at $1,500.

Shoplifting — On Nov. 24 at 5:22 p.m. in the 400 block of U.S. Highway 75, Officer Greg Brown responded to a report of a 48-year-old Denison woman at a retail store who was observed concealing items, valued at $136.82, in a purse and attempting to walk out of the store.

Burglary of a building — On Nov. 25 at 10:10 a.m. in the 600 block of North Austin, Officer Jeff Hill responded to a report of an unknown suspect or suspects who entered the building, broke a vending machine and stole a cash register with an undetermined amount of cash in it. The investigation is ongoing.

Criminal mischief — On Nov. 25 at 12:35 p.m. in the 200 block of East Monterey, Officer Jeff Hill responded to a report of an unknown suspect or suspects who broke out a window of the victim’s vehicle. According to the police report, officers will be following up on leads.

Burglary of a vehicle — On Nov. 25 at 5:02 p.m. in the 1000 block of West Gandy, Officer Tom Unerfusser responded to a report of an unknown suspect or suspects who removed two tires from the trunk of the victim’s vehicle. They are valued at $220.

Disturbance — On Nov. 25 at 11:08 p.m. in the 1400 block of West Morton, Officer Jose Reyna responded to a disturbance between a man and a woman. When Officer Reyna tried to speak with the male, he fled the scene on foot and was apprehended in the 1400 block of West Sears. The suspect, a 21-year-old Denison man, was arrested for evading arrest/detention.

Shoplifting — On Nov. 27 at 2:03 p.m. in the 400 block of North U.S. Highway 75, Officer Brian Conrad responded to a report that a 26-year-old Sherman man was observed selecting items in the store, covering them up in the basket and exiting the store. The suspect ran from the area, but was apprehended by Conrad. He was arrested for theft over $50.

Shoplifting — On Nov. 27 at 10:10 p.m. in the 400 block of North U.S. Highway 75, Officer Troy Laroche responded to a report that two Pottsboro women, 18 and 20 years old, concealed items in their purses and left the store without paying. They were arrested for theft over $50.

911 abuse — On Nov. 29 at 2:58 a.m. in the 1000 block of West Star, Officer Mark Hilliard arrested a 23-year-old Denison man who allegedly made several non-emergency calls to the Denison 911 system.

Shoplifting — On Nov. 27 at 11:43 p.m. in the 400 block of North U.S. Highway 75, Officer Isaac Bates responded to a report that a 31-year-old Sherman woman and 20-year-old Sherman woman were concealing items in purses and exited past the registers without paying for the items. The merchandise is valued at $233.29.

Burglary of a vehicle — On Nov. 29 at 5:17 p.m. in the 300 block of Ross Avenue, Officer Jose Cuellar responded to a report that an unknown suspect or suspects entered the victim’s unlocked vehicle and removed a purse and its contents. According to the police report, officers will be following up on leads.

Sherman police

Driving while license invalid — On Nov. 29 at 9:02 a.m. in the 400 block of West Jones Street, Officer Joseph Buttery conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for no front license plate. The driver of the vehicle was allegedly discovered to be operating the vehicle without a valid driver’s license and had a previous conviction for driving while license invalid. Buttery placed the driver under arrest for driving while license invalid with previous conviction and transported him to the Grayson County Jail.

Theft — On Nov. 29 at 6:11 p.m. in the 1520 block of North Travis, Officer Allen Adams responded to a report of some tools being taken from the victim’s carport by a male on a bicycle. The caller also had surveillance video of the crime. The video was taken for evidence and a report for theft of property greater than $50, but less than $500 was taken.

Bonham police

Burglary of a habitation — On Nov. 23 in the 600 block of West Sam Rayburn Drive, Officer Joe Gentry responded to a report of a burglary of a habitation. The victim told officers she arrived that morning and observed the screen on the back door was partially removed, a window was broken and the back door was ajar. Officers observed the door frame was damaged near the locking mechanisms. After officers cleared the building, the victim entered and upon inspection observed an open desk drawer with an empty money/change holder in the drawer. The victim advised officers that money had been kept in the holder. The victim advised that it appeared that nothing else was missing from the building. The investigation is continuing.

Stalking — On Nov. 26 in the 1900 block of Robin Lane, Officer Mike Stephens responded to a report of an assault. The caller advised the suspect just left the residence and gave a description of the vehicle. The victim told officers she was outside on the porch when she saw a man she identified by name drive slowly around the corner. The victim stated she was afraid and ran back into the residence. Several moments later, the victim looked outside and did not see the man or his vehicle so she proceeded to go back outside. Once on the porch, the victim advised the man approached her and wrapped his arms around her, picked her up and attempted to carry her off the porch and away from the residence. The victim stated she was able to grab the railing to stop the man. At that point, the caller walked by the open front door and saw the commotion on the porch. The caller went outside and demanded the man release the victim and advised she was contacting the police. The man then left the residence. A deputy with the Fannin County Sheriff’s Office was in the area at the time of the call and observed the man’s vehicle leaving the area. Bonham officers were the advised of the man’s location. Upon further investigation, the man was placed under arrest for stalking (family violence).

Burglary of a habitation — On Nov. 27 in the 900 block of Pine Street, Officer Mike Stephens responded to a report of a burglary of a habitation. The victim told officers she had been asleep in the living room when her dogs barking and a noise in the rear bedroom of the residence woke her. The victim she she grabbed her keys, ran out to her vehicle, drove around to the side of the house and observed the window to the master bedroom partially open. The victim said she then drove back to the front of the residence to wait for the officers and observed her purse on a chair on the front porch. The victim said her purse had been inside the residence when she fell asleep. The victim then looked through her purse and advised money was missing. The investigation is continuing.