The following is a summary of incident reports recently made to the Argyle Police Department as compiled by the staff of The Cross Timbers Gazette:
Police helped move a semi that was stuck on the railroad tracks on FM 407.
A driver was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia in the 800 block of I-35W North.
Police assisted Northlake PD on a prostitution investigation near Texas Motor Speedway which resulted in three arrests.
Several motorists were given warnings for speeding in the 600 block of Front Street.
Police received a call about someone throwing objects from a bridge over I-35W. Police were unable to locate the culprit. No damage was reported.
Someone stole a car dolly in the 700 block of Old Justin Road.
Police were called about juveniles riding a motorcycle on private property in the 200 block of Old Justin Road. An officer spoke with the children’s parents.
A resident in the 200 block of Gibbons Road complained that a gas well was making too much noise.
A man in the 600 block of Johns Well Court said that someone was trying to sell his car online without his permission.
Police assisted the Argyle Fire Department with a 12-year-old boy who was burned in the 100 block of Collin Street.
A man was caught stealing rock from Union Pacific property along the railroad tracks. The railroad was contacted and the man was told to return the rock.
Police made an arrest for public intoxication in the 600 block of Birch Court.
A loose dog was killing chickens in the 1700 block of Hickory Hill Road.
A minor was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol in the 200 block of Hwy 377 North.
Police responded to a home in the 500 block of Hickory Hill after a resident accidentally dialed 911 during an argument. No offence was observed.
Two juveniles were caught dumping grass clippings and riding a four wheeler on the street in the 700 block of C Taylor Road.
Police investigated an animal complaint in the 100 block of Denton Street after a Pit Bull killed a Rottweiler.
A residence in the 200 block of Whispering Trails Drive was draped with toilet paper by unknown subjects.
An officer gave a warning to solicitors who did not possess a permit in the 200 block of Country Lakes Boulevard.
A woman in the 200 block of Redbud Street reported that someone poured water onto the floorboard of her vehicle.
Police responded after a dog’s paw got stuck in his cage in the 800 block of Pioneer Circle East. An officer cut the cage to free the canine.
A resident in the 200 block of Squirrel Run Road was a victim of a ding-dong-ditch, courtesy of some neighborhood kids.
Originally published in the May 2010 issue of The Cross Timbers Gazette