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Police blotter: Parked cars damaged in Grass Valley hit-and-run incidents



8:23 a.m. ­— A motorcyclist in a parking lot on the 700 block of Freeman Lane reported that his parked bike had been hit by a pickup truck. The bike was reportedly damaged, but the truck’s driver did not provide insurance information.

9:47 a.m. — A caller in the vicinity of Bank Street and South Auburn Street reported that a reckless driver hit a parked car in a hit-and-run accident.

10:05 a.m. — A caller on the 100 block of Townsend Street reported that her car had been hit overnight.

11:33 a.m. — A man came into the GVPD lobby to report receiving texts and calls for his 7-year-old daughter from a man claiming to be an officer.

2:48 p.m. — A caller on the 300 block of Second Street reported that someone had been digging on her property.

10:01 p.m. — A caller was transferred to Cal Fire after reporting that her mother was having an “allergic reaction to marijuana brownies.”

11:13 p.m. — A caller in the vicinity of South Auburn Street and East Main Street reported a case of grand theft auto.

11:33 p.m. — A caller on the 100 block of Dorsey Drive reported that an off-leash pit bull attacked her dog.


10:14 a.m. — A caller on the 400 block of Central Avenue reported that a man was yelling at people in the park. Officers made contact with the subject on his front porch. He agreed to stop yelling at passing cars.

8:27 p.m. — A caller on the 100 block of Eureka Street reported approximately $5,000 in cash was stolen from her purse between 5 and 6 p.m.

8:28 p.m. — Suspicious activity was reported at 322 Buena Vista Street involving lights on upstairs and in the backyard. The tenants of that home were evicted in early April. Responding officers found no one at the house.


12:08 a.m. — A caller on the 600 block of Whiting Street reported hearing a banging noise under her home. Logs indicate the reporting party thought “a man named Dennis may be under her res(idence).”



9:01 a.m. — A traffic accident was reported on the 10000 block of Wolf Road. A pickup truck was reportedly rolled over on its side when a man climbed out with a small child.

9:24 a.m. — A man on the 13000 block of Jack Pine Road reported that someone had tried to file taxes under his name and Social Security number.

12:03 p.m. — A caller on the 14000 block of Meadow Drive reported that her neighbor had installed cameras pointing at her residence.

12:33 p.m. — A caller on the 16000 block of Patty Court reported that someone took down the front gate on her property, put up a new one, and now she cannot access her property.

1:11 p.m. — A caller on the 15000 block of Holly Davo Place reported a burglary to the tool shed, tent and garage.

2:54 p.m. — A man in a truck stopped to talk to a young girl on her way home. The girl went into an address on the 11000 block of Torrey Pines, at which time the driver executed a u-turn and drove off in an unknown direction of travel. A countywide BOLO was issued, and shared with California Highway Patrol and Lake of the Pines security.

4:03 p.m. — A caller on the 10000 block of Broken Oak Court reported that a man was threatening to kill her and her children.

9:22 p.m. — A caller on the 11000 block of Ridge Road reported a small pickup truck driving through a fence on the Nevada Union High School campus.


12:11 a.m. — A caller on the 15000 block of Mount Olive Road reported that a subject broke into the reporting party’s home, drove away and crashed into a ditch.

7:13 a.m. — A caller on the 14000 block of Sun View Court reported a loose pitbull lurking around the property. The caller later reported that the pitbull was “in the pig pen causing trouble with pigs.”

2:32 p.m. — A caller on the 11000 block of Willow Valley Road reported that her neighbor’s roosters were attacking the chickens.

7:53 p.m. — Forest Service personnel requested NCSO deputies to respond to reports of subjects riding into and out of Prosser Creek, “doing resource damage.”

8:24 p.m. — A caller on the 16000 block of Judith Court reported four subjects attempting to open a window into the residence, then fleeing the scene in an older truck.

9:16 p.m. — A caller in the vicinity of Banner Lava Cap Road and Forest View Drive reported a suspicious male “Acting like he is direct(ing) traffic when there is no traffic around.”

10:42 p.m. — A countywide BOLO was issued for a tattooed man who fled an incident on the 11000 block of Ridge Road, possibly armed with a knife.


12:20 a.m. — A solo accident was reported in the vicinity of McCourtney Road and Wolf Mountain Road, involving an older sedan that went into a ditch.

12:44 a.m. — An emergency room patient reported an assault that occurred at a party in the vicinity of Greenhorn Road.

1:06 a.m. — Multiple callers in the vicinity of Bristow Court, Norlene Way and the intersection of Alta Sierra Drive and Gary Way reported hearing gunshots followed by an animal screaming. One caller stated it was fireworks.

— Dave Brooksher

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