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:
An officer’s attempt to follow up on an accident report with a resident in the 8300 block of Steeplechase Circle was hampered by an aggressive pit bull.
Police investigated a residential burglary in the 200 block of Squirrel Run.
A woman in the 600 block of Front Street reported that an air conditioner and heater were missing from her front porch.
After receiving a call about a domestic disturbance, police made an arrest for assault of a family member at a home in the 500 block of Hickory Hill East.
Police received a report of a reckless driver on I-35W. Upon investigation, the officer discovered that a passenger in the vehicle was having a medical emergency. The Denton Fire Department was called to transport the person to the hospital.
A motorist was arrested for driving while intoxicated with an open container in the 200 block of Hwy 377 S.
Someone purloined a pooch in the 500 block of Forest Trail.
Police chased off several trucks that were illegally parked during the overnight hours in front of a snow cone stand at Hwy 377 and FM 407.
A resident in the 300 block of Creekside Trail reported a suspicious phone call regarding an account at Point Bank.
An officer investigating a suspicious vehicle parked in front of residence in the 500 block of C Taylor Road discovered that it was a private investigator watching the house.
A resident in the 600 block of Birch Court reported that her driver’s license was possibly stolen while she was shopping.
Two citations for minors in possession of tobacco were issued during a traffic stop in the 500 block of Hwy 377 N.
After catching a dog running loose on I-35W, the officer called the phone number listed on the dog’s tags and the man who answered said that he did not own the dog anymore. The canine was released to the Animal Control Officer.
A tenant in an office building in Old Town reported seeing a skunk in a nearby field. The call was referred to the Animal Control Officer.
Someone toilet papered a yard in the 600 block of Johns Well Court. The homeowner asked for extra patrols for the rest of the night.
An officer responding to suspicious activity at a home in the 800 block of Prairie Trail found an open gate, an open garage, and painters diligently working in the backyard.
An officer came to the rescue of a dog in the 800 block of Pioneer Circle East who had bitten into a fishing lure and got it caught in his mouth and paw. The officer cut the fishing lure loose and the canine’s owner had a friend take the dog to a vet.
Originally published in the July 2010 issue of The Cross Timbers Gazette