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April 4, 2013
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Police blotter: Watermelon vodka theft, chicken-chasing dog


Grass Valley Police Department

Tuesday

8:29 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Dorsey Drive reported two or three men in a physical fight, with one running across a balcony. They said it was a verbal dispute only.

9:34 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Neal Street reported a man stole watermelon Smirnoff.

11:28 a.m. — A caller from Church Street reported a man on the ground with his pants down.

1:15 p.m. — A caller from the 1400 block of Segsworth Way reported three people in a fight that might become physical.

2:44 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of Joerschke Drive reported a person did not return a vehicle they rented two months ago.

4:11 p.m. — A caller from the 2000 block of Nevada City Highway reported a panhandler threatening employees.

4:24 p.m. — A caller from Bennett Street and Kidder Avenue reported two men camping.

5 p.m. — A woman from the 200 block of Dorsey Drive reported her son stole several packs of cigarettes from her; she did not want charges.

7:08 p.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Le Duc Street reported a residential burglary with the front door broken open.

7:25 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Upper Slate Creek Road reported a dog had been going after her chickens.

7:26 p.m. — A caller from the 1400 block of Segsworth Way reported an unwanted man possibly had a knife, but had left on foot. He could not be located.

8:44 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 800 block of Sutton Way reported a man eating out of the dry food bins and refusing to leave. He was gone when officers arrived.

9:02 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 700 block of Sutton Way reported a woman stole a number of cosmetics and fled, dropping her purse. The items and drug paraphernalia were recovered.

9:33 p.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported a man looking in vehicles; he could not be located.

Wednesday

5:56 a.m. — A woman from the 300 block of Bennett Street reported a man came in her residence and into her bedroom and kissed her; he left when she told him to.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office

Tuesday

9:27 a.m. — A woman from Western Gateway Park reported a person took her car keys and was walking away. The keys were returned.

10:58 a.m. — A caller from Combie Road reported a man possibly dealing drugs; he could not be located.

11:56 a.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Lower Circle Drive reported a fraud.

12:15 p.m. — A caller from Nevada City Highway and Banner Lava Cap Road reported a woman possibly smoking weed with a bong; she was gone when deputies arrived.

1:28 p.m. — A caller from Robin Street reported a theft.

2:07 p.m. — A woman from a business in the 18000 block of Highway 20 reported the theft of a Jeep Cherokee. She called Grass Valley Police at 8:16 p.m. to report a man had the vehicle but would not give it back.

3:19 p.m. — A woman from Foothill Road reported a theft of an Apple laptop.

6:59 p.m. — A caller from Bitney Springs and Pleasant Valley roads reported two donkeys in the road. The owners were located.

11:44 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 13000 block of Highway 49 reported a man checked in and said he was delivering drugs in the area, was jumpy and very talkative.

Wednesday

1:18 a.m. — A man from Warbler Way reported his daughter was having a hard time; she said her nephew threw water in her face.

Nevada City Police Department

Tuesday

9:39 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Brock Road reported signs of drug activity by previous tenants.

11:18 a.m. — A caller from Commercial Street reported a man on the ground with his pants down. He could not be located.

— Liz Kellar


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