Weatherford Democrat

July 24, 2013

Sheriff’s department reports incidents over past several days


Weatherford Democrat

— On Friday at approximately 9:20 a.m., Parker County sheriffs deputies were dispatched to the 6600 block of Zion Hill Road for a criminal trespass investigation. Deputies spoke to a 28-year-old woman who a known person drove past a fence she placed on the property.



A 58-year-old woman in the 6600 block of Midway Road in Springtown on Friday morning reported a burglary of a building.



On Friday a PCSO deputy met with a 29-year-old woman in the 100 block of Hogle Street in Weatherford in reference to a fraud. The woman said an unknown person or persons used her Social Security number.



On Saturday at approximately 12:02 p.m., deputies were dispatched to the 300 block of Briar

Oaks Drive in Azle in reference to a stolen vehicle report. There a woman reported the theft of a 1996 Chevrolet Astro van.



At 8:30 p.m. Saturday, hours, deputies were dispatched to the 800 block of Cowboys Lane in Springtown in reference to a disturbance. There deputies met with a 43-year-old woman who said a white, white-door car drove in front of her residence and a known suspect exposed his rear through the front passenger window. A 22-year-old male also he had received many text messages from another known suspect, taunting and threatening him throughout today. An offense report for harassment and indecent exposure was made.



At 10:30 p.m. Saturday deputies responded to the 100 block of Ranch Oak Drive in reference to an assault investigation. Deputies met with a 19-year-old female who was bleeding from her forehead due to an item thrown at her. Eryk Holder, 20, was arrested there on a charge of assault causing bodily injury.



At approximately 11:30 p.m. Saturday deputies responded to a call regarding a disturbance in the 4000 block of Dugan Lane in Peaster where it was determined Thomas E. McClendon, 53, assaulted his child’s 32-year-old mother by allegedly striking her on the head and arms. McClendon was also found to have an outstanding Tarrant County warrant for a similar complaint. He was reportedly arrested and charged with felony Continuous Violence Against the Family.



At 3:31 a.m. Sunday, deputies were dispatched to 3080 West State Highway 199 in Springtown for a report of an abandoned vehicle. Upon arrival, deputies reportedly observed Joaquin Gonzalez, 55, standing beside a white Ford F-350 parked on the side of the road facing westbound. Gonzalez was determined to be intoxicated and was arrested.



On Sunday a 63-year-old man in the 200 block of Overlook Trail in Azle said someone broke out the rear kitchen window.



On Sunday at approximately 11:20 p.m., deputies were dispatched to the 1200 block of Zion Hill Road in reference to a burglary. Deputies met with a 32-year-old man who said between midnight and 11 a.m. Sunday someone entered his workshop and stole a red dirt bike.



Deputies Monday evening were dispatched to the 100 block of Shady Hilly Lane in reference to a theft of a 1993 Ford truck.



A man in the 1200 block of Windsor Lane in Springtown on Monday evening reported the theft of two boat batteries that occurred sometime in the last four to six weeks.



At 1:10 p.m. Monday, a woman in the 2000 block of Alyssa Court in Azle stated her residence was burglarized between July 14 and July 18.



At 3:36 a.m. Monday, deputies attempted to stop a stolen vehicle in the 9800 block of East Bankhead Highway. The vehicle led a pursuit through the West Oak neighborhood and to Interstate 20 to the 42 mile marker where the vehicle reportedly drove through a field. The driver fled and was not located after a lengthy search.



Deputies on Monday were dispatched to the 13000 block of South FM Road 730 in Azle in reference to a theft. There a woman said sometime between 6:30 p.m. Saturday and 9:30 a.m. Monday her vehicle was stolen. The sheriff’s department did not list the kind of vehicle.



Deputies were sent Monday to 505 Centerpoint Road in reference to a criminal mischief complaint. A woman said someone slashed the two passenger side tires of her vehicle.



On Monday at 12:22 a.m. a deputy on routine patrol reported seeing a white 2010 Ford passenger car traveling northbound on FM Road 5 near Airport Road. As the vehicle passed by the Annetta Cemetery, the deputy reported hearing a gunshot and seeing a muzzle flash coming from the vehicle. A traffic stop was conducted at FM Road 5 and McDavid Drive and each occupant was identified. One passenger, Edward Anders, 22, was arrested on outstanding Parker County warrants. The vehicle was searched and the deputy reported finding a 9mm Berretta PX4 handgun under the center armrest of the rear seat. Anthony Atkins, 20, reportedly admitted to firing the weapon out the window. Atkins was arrested for unlawfully carrying a weapon.