A woman told police early Sunday morning that another woman threw a cigarette at her face while they were arguing at Vitty’s Sports Bar, according to a Denton police report.

Police said an officer was out patrolling in the 1700 block of Teasley Lane at about 1:15 a.m. Sunday when they noticed a group of women arguing in the parking lot outside the bar.

The suspected woman denied throwing the cigarette at the victim’s face, police said. It was reported that the women were fighting about a man at the bar, the report shows.

There were no reported injuries, and nobody was arrested, according to the report.

Other reports

1500 South Loop 288 — A man told police Sunday night that his wife kicked him in the back of the head multiple times while they were at Walmart in southeastern Denton, according to a police report.

Police were unable to locate the woman, and the family violence case was assigned to investigators, police said.

500 block of Cardinal Drive — A man was arrested inside his apartment after police said he tried to hide a marijuana pipe from them while they searched his apartment for a call unrelated to drugs, according to a police report.

Police responded to a suspicious person call in which callers reported a man jumping over a neighbor’s fence. The man told police his child’s toy had fallen off the balcony onto the neighbor’s yard, the report shows, so he jumped over the fence to retrieve it. He told police they could come search the apartment.

Police said they saw the man grab something off a table in his living room and run into another room; they said he came back without the item. Police said they determined it was a weed pipe and that there was marijuana residue on the table as well.

The man was arrested on a charge of possession of drug paraphernalia, and police alerted Child Protective Services.


From 7 a.m. Friday to 7 a.m. Monday:

  • The Denton County Sheriff’s Office handled 2,730 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies it serves.
  • The Denton Police Department handled 446 service and officer-initiated calls and made 35 arrests.
  • Denton firefighters responded to 63 medical calls and eight vehicle crashes.

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

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