Denton police said a fight broke out on a Denton County Transportation Authority bus Tuesday evening and officers arrested one woman on charges that included public intoxication and disorderly conduct.

Witnesses told police the victim in the fight got off the bus before officers arrived. Police said they talked to a witness and the suspect in the fight, a 41-year-old woman, the report shows.

The report shows the woman kicked and punched the victim. Officers said the woman was intoxicated and they said they found a bottle with THC labeling on it that belonged to her, the report shows. THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) is the active chemical in marijuana.

Police also charged her with possession of drug paraphernalia.

Other reports

2500 block of Stockbridge Road A woman told police Tuesday afternoon that earlier that day a man knocked on her door for about 10 minutes and then entered her apartment, according to a police report.

The woman told police the man saw her and said he worked for her apartment complex’s maintenance before leaving the apartment,

2800 block of West University Drive A 51-year-old man allegedly threatened an officer during his book-in at the Denton City Jail on Wednesday afternoon and was charged with obstruction or retaliation at the end of his arrest for a warrant, according to a police report.

Police initially crossed paths with the man when officers responded to a call from a person who said the man would not leave the property, police said.


From 7 a.m. Tuesday to 7 a.m. Wednesday:

  • The Denton County Sheriff’s Office handled 1,114 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies it serves.
  • The Denton Police Department handled 175 service and officer-initiated calls and made nine arrests.
  • Denton firefighters responded to 35 medical calls and five vehicle crashes.

DALTON LAFERNEY can be reached at 940-566-6882 and via Twitter at @daltonlaferney.

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