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A woman on a late-night run said an unknown man followed her back to her apartment early Wednesday, according to a police report.

The man allegedly tried to force his way into the woman’s apartment in the 2500 block of Charlotte Street, but the victim was able to shut her front door and keep him out, the report says. The incident happened around 1 a.m.

The woman told police she first noticed she was being followed by a vehicle that she did not recognize.

The report did not have a description of the vehicle or the suspect.

As she arrived back to her apartment, a man got out and followed her to her front door.

She did not report being injured, police said.

Other reports

1200 block of Cleveland Street Police charged a man with tampering with evidence and arrested him after he allegedly tossed a handgun into some bushes after officers were called to the scene of a domestic disturbance at a residence Wednesday morning, according to a police report.

A 911 caller said the handgun “was present” during an argument. But nobody involved wanted to press charges against the man, police said. He was arrested only because he allegedly threw the handgun into the bushes, police said.

600 block of Londonderry Lane A man allegedly threw a chair and a small grill at a woman’s vehicle, breaking a window, during a dispute at a residence Wednesday morning, according to a police report.

Officers were called to the residence, and when they tried talking to the man, police said he took off running. Police caught up to him and arrested him. He was charged with criminal mischief and evading arrest.

Police were told the man threw the grill and chair at the vehicle when the vehicle’s owner tried calling the police on him. He was also charged with interfering with an emergency call, records show.

9100 block of Teasley Lane A woman called the police on her 16-year-old daughter because she was allegedly sexting with a high school-aged boy, according to a police report.

Roundup

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

  • The Denton County Sheriff’s Office handled 997 service and officer-initiated calls for the agencies it serves.
  • The Denton Police Department handled 165 service and officer-initiated calls and made 10 arrests.
  • Denton firefighters responded to 29 medical calls and one structure fire.

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

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