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March 17, 2014
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Police blotter: Missing pig at center of theft dispute


Grass Valley Police Department

Friday

6:54 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Dorsey Drive reported a man refusing to leave. He could not be located. At 7:27 a.m., a caller from the 300 block of Joerschke Drive reported the same man stole medications from an employee’s purse.

11:14 a.m. — A woman from the 600 block of Packard Drive reported a man choked her and she hit her head. A woman was arrested, and a man cited, on suspicion of spousal abuse.

12:02 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Kidder Avenue reported a phone scam from Publisher’s Clearing House.

12:29 p.m. — A caller form the 800 block of Old Tunnel Road reported Internet fraud.

12:53 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Bank Street reported a man lying in the parking lot with several bottles of pills around him. He was arrested on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia, possessing a controlled substance without a prescription, and violating probation.

1:02 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Lidster Avenue reported the theft of change.

1:26 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Dorsey Drive reported fraud and identity theft.

3:44 p.m. — A caller from the 1900 block of Nevada City Highway reported a man was assaulted and items stolen. A report was taken.

4:05 p.m. — A man reported having been assaulted by another man.

6:49 p.m. — A caller from the 500 block of Douglas venue reported a man walking with a shotgun hanging out of his jacket.

8:16 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Lidster Avenue reported a person smoking marijuana, who was gone when an officer arrived.

Saturday

6:16 a.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Mill Street reported an attempted theft of a dirt bike. It was recovered; the suspect dumped it and took off running.

11:37 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of West Empire Street reported a man possibly conducting hand-to-hand drug transactions. He could not be located.

12:14 p.m. — A caller from the 2000 block of Nevada City Highway reported a shoplifter, who was cited.

1:26 p.m. — A caller from Elisabeth Daniels Park reported people doing drugs; they were moving on.

3:44 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported a shoplifter; a woman was arrested on suspicion of petty theft and providing a false ID.

4:52 p.m. — A caller from East Main and Bennett streets reported five gallons of oil had spilled din the street; Public Works was en route.

6:22 p.m. — A caller from the 1600 block of East Main Street reported a landscaping trailer was burglarized and tools were stolen.

8:32 p.m. — A caller from Hughes Road and Cypress Hill Drive reported three juveniles put a snowman in the middle of the road. A person was arrested on outstanding warrants.

9:29 p.m. — A woman from the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported the theft of a purse.

11:22 p.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Old Tunnel Road reported yelling and gunshots.

Sunday

3:51 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Glasson Way reported an assault.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office

Friday

7:37 a.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and Pleasant Valley Road reported a woman ran up and said a squatter stole her pig. At 8:55 a.m., a man from the 26000 block of Highway 49 reported a woman was accusing him of stealing her pig, which he said belonged to him.

9:16 a.m. — A caller from the 17000 block of Penn valley Drive reported break-ins to multiple boats in a storage facility.

10:15 a.m. — A caller from the 16000 block of Greenhorn Road reported credit card fraud.

11:04 a.m. — A caller from the 24000 block of Lowell Hill Road reported multiple transients with dogs camping.

12:30 p.m. — A man from the 12000 block of Englebright Dam Road reported a woman punched him in the face three times. Yuba County Sheriff’s deputies responded.

12:40 p.m. — A caller from the 17000 block of Blum Road reported a 6- or 8-year-old boy who was never in school was seen driving a van by himself.

2:20 p.m. — A man from the 11000 block of Banner Mountain Trail reported a man assaulted him with a broom.

3:28 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Forest View Drive reported credit card fraud.

4:08 p.m. — A caller from the 18000 block of Lasso Loop reported a man yelling he was going to kill things. Another caller reported a man walking into the park with a bow. He could not be located.

4:18 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Pine Hill Drive reported a man slashed a man’s tires.

6:17 p.m. — A caller from the 16000 block of Hilaire Road reported 13 goats on the property.

7:13 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Broken Oak Court reported a woman hitting a man.

Saturday

3:19 a.m. — A caller from the 17000 block of River Ranch Road reported a bonfire and screaming.

8:01 a.m. — A woman from the 10000 block of Mills Road reported a man forced her into a vehicle with threats, then got out of the vehicle. A man was arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance.

9:30 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Walker Drive reported a 15-year-old boy kicked down a door and cut his hand. The situation was mediated. At 10:17 a.m., a caller reported he punched a hole in a wall. He was arrested on suspicion of vandalism.

9:30 a.m. — A person from the 10000 block of Spenceville Road reported a person choked and shoved the caller and destroyed property. A woman was arrested on suspicion of spousal abuse.

9:37 a.m. — A caller from Bitney Springs Road and Starduster Drive reported a person was possibly shooting a BB gun at passing cars.

9:41 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Ponderosa Drive reported the theft of a debit card with multiple charges made.

11:46 a.m. — A caller from the 22000 block of Jennifer Drive reported promiscuous shooting.

3:48 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Alta Street reported a theft.

7:18 p.m. — A caller from Grizzly Hill and North Bloomfield-Graniteville roads reported for men ran away from an overturned vehicle. The CHP responded.

10:22 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Wolf Road reported two boys stole two bottles of Jack Daniels and fled.

Sunday

1:26 a.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Clover Court reported a loud party and people yelling about guns. People were fighting in the street. A report was taken.

Nevada City Police Department

Friday

8:59 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Sacramento Street reported graffiti on a window.

9:02 p.m. — A caller from the 400 block of North Pine Street reported a vehicle crashed into a parked car and fled.

Saturday

8:21 a.m. — A caller from Pioneer Cemetery reported possible illegal camping. No one was located at the camp.

7:15 p.m. — A caller from American Hill Road and Chief Kelly Drive reported a loud party and possible gunshots.

7:18 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Commercial Street reported three men drinking from open containers. One was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

11:39 p.m. — A caller from Commercial and North Pine streets reported two men in a physical fight.

Sunday

3:40 a.m. — A caller from the 400 block of North Pine Street reported loud yelling.

— Liz Kellar


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