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Police Blotter: March 26, 2014


Nevada City

Tuesday

9:37 a.m. — A caller on the 200 block of Commercial Street reported seeing half a dozen individuals rolling joints and smoking marijuana in front of a nearby cafe.

2:43 p.m. — A caller on the 200 block of Coyote Street reported finding graffiti and a broken pipe.

2:54 p.m. — A caller on the 400 block of Searls Avenue reported a subject passed out on the ballfield at Gold Run School, behind the backstop.

Grass Valley

Tuesday

8:30 a.m. — A caller on the 100 block of Lidster Avenue reported two aggressive pit bulls running loose in the presence of children.

11:54 a.m. — A caller on the 700 block of Maltman Drive reported a transient attempting to take his clothes off and throw them at people.

12:56 p.m. — A caller on the 700 block of Freeman Lane reported seeing an elderly female driver leaving a business’s parking lot, driving unsafely and seeming “very confused.”

1:43 p.m. — A caller from an office on Litton Drive reported a deadbolt lock that was apparently broken overnight, possibly by transients.

4:55 p.m. — A caller on the 100 block of Mill Street reported a hit and run traffic accident. No injuries were reported.

5:33 p.m. — A caller on the 500 block of Douglas Avenue reported that her neighbor has been cutting down her bushes so he can park his car on her property.

6:47 p.m. — A caller on the 100 block of South School Street said $600 was stolen but hung up when asked about the suspect involved.

10:46 p.m. — A caller on Highway 49 reported a single-vehicle collision with a bear in the vicinity of McKnight Way and was subsequently transferred to CHP.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office

Tuesday

8:16 a.m. — A caller on the 13000 block of Greenhorn Road reported the theft of a laptop.

8:51 a.m. — A business on the 13000 block of Grass Valley Avenue reported a possible scam involving a suspicious individual who claimed to be fundraising for Nevada Union athletics.

10:13 a.m. — A caller in the vicinity of Penn Valley Drive and Indian Springs Road reported a skunk running in circles in the middle of the roadway.

12:38 p.m. — A caller on the 10000 block of Blackledge Road reported seeing an unknown subject in his home, taking a shower, wearing his clothes, sitting on his bed and drinking a soda from his fridge.

12:56 p.m. — Another caller in the vicinity of Penn Valley Drive and Indian Springs Road reported the same skunk doing donuts in the roadway. Rabies may be a factor.

2:56 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Marjon Drive reported unspecified fraudulent activity.

3:40 p.m. — A caller in the vicinity of Pryors Gulch Road and Mystic Mine Road said an unknown female was blocking the roadway with her vehicle, preventing access by the reporting party’s logging truck. The woman refused to identify herself but did say that “she owns the road, and will not move.”

5:22 p.m. — A property manager reported finding a marijuana grow with blood on the floor after entering a residence on the 14000 block of Sun Forest Drive.

6:28 p.m. — A caller on the 13000 block of Forest Park Creek reported that a tree had fallen on a propane tank.


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