Police arrested a 25-year-old woman after responding to a domestic disturbance Saturday afternoon in the 2300 block of North Locust Street, according to a police report.

Officers interviewed the woman and the 25-year-old boyfriend who made the call. After interviewing both parties, police determined the woman was the primary aggressor.

The report shows police also learned the suspect struck her boyfriend with a hair straightener. Officers observed injuries to his head, scratch marks on his arm and what appeared to be a burn mark on the caller’s left arm.

Police said they weren’t able to determine if the burn mark was caused by the hair straightener but believe it was. She was arrested and charged with assault causing bodily injury family violence.

Other reports

1200 block of North Interstate 35E — Police responded to a single vehicle crash around 4 a.m. Saturday involving a juvenile, according to a police report.

Police conducted a DWI investigation and arrested her for driving while intoxicated. The report shows officers noticed a strong smell of burnt marijuana coming from inside the car.

Police said she admitted to smoking marijuana earlier in the day. She was also charged with possession of less than 2 ounces marijuana.

3700 block of Interstate 35E — Police arrested a 52-year-old man around 3:30 a.m. Saturday for solicitation without a permit but later dropped the charges, according to a police report.

The report shows the man resisted arrest. Once at the city jail, the arresting officer noticed the man may be in need of mental help and contacted Denton County MHMR.

A mental health deputy evaluated the man and determined he did need help, according to the report. The arresting officer dropped the solicitation charges.

200 block of Dotson Road — A 42-year-old man told police 3:30 a.m. Saturday an unknown suspect took his motorcycle without permission, according to a police report.

Police said the motorcycle has since been returned.


From 7 a.m. Saturday to 7 a.m. Sunday, the Denton Police Department handled 157 service and officer-initiated calls and made 10 arrests.

ZAIRA PEREZ can be reached via Twitter at @zairalperez.

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