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Police blotter: Screaming woman had found a spider


Grass Valley Police Department

Wednesday

9:37 a.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported people loitering and possibly trying to break into vehicles. Nothing suspicious was located.

10:12 a.m. — A caller from Dee Mautino Park reported vandalism to security lighting.

11:02 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 2000 block of Nevada City Highway reported five men and a woman who were heavily tattooed, who were buying irrigation items, talking about “mota” and poison oak soap.

12:44 p.m. — A caller from Memorial Park reported two people smoking an unknown substance out of tin foil.

1:29 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of East Main Street reported a man with a cast on his arm drinking a beer, dancing and talking to himself. He could not be located.

3:25 p.m. — A woman from the 100 block of Pleasant Street reported an elderly man took a photo of her 6-year-old daughter in her bathing suit, then flipped her husband off when confronted.

3:39 p.m. — A man from Condon Park reported a Boston terrier attacked his dog last night.

4:51 p.m. — A caller from Condon Park reported a smoldering area on the ground.

5:09 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Railroad Avenue reported a transient camp.

5:28 p.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and East Main Street reported a reckless motorcyclist all over the road. The motorcycle could not be located.

9:15 p.m. — A caller from Bennett Street and Kidder Avenue reported a man shooting up, who took the caller’s food stamp card.

9:56 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Sutton Way reported people throwing rocks at vehicles; no one was located.

10:01 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of Hughes Road reported receiving a counterfeit $10 bill.

10:20 p.m. — A caller from Stennett Street reported people living in a tent behind a business.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office

Wednesday

8:03 a.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Dog Bar Road reported the theft of a red Jeep Commander.

8:57 a.m. — A be-on-the-lookout advisory was issued for a Chevrolet Tahoe stolen from the 21000 block of Leslie Drive.

9:10 a.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Highway 49 reported two billy goats in the parking lot; they were gone when a deputy arrived.

9:22 a.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Tyler-Foote Crossing Road reported hearing an animal groaning and screaming.

9:36 a.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of McCourtney Road reported the theft of a bicycle and other items. The property was recovered.

9:54 a.m. — A caller from Old Downieville Highway and American Hill Road reported at least 10 tents and trespassers camping on the property, with dogs roaming free.

10:03 a.m. — A woman from the 13000 block of Ginger Loop reported a fraudulent call from a person claiming to be her grandson and needing money due to an accident. She did not send any money.

10:13 a.m. — A caller from Purdon Bridge reported vandalism to a fence.

10:38 a.m. — A caller from the 18000 block of Hummingbird Drive reported fraudulent charges from a checking account.

12:22 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Nishinam Gulch Road reported the theft of a violin from the trunk of a vehicle.

12:25 p.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of la Barr Meadows Road reported capturing two goats.

1:49 p.m. — A woman from the 12000 block of Cedar Crest Lane reported receiving a call from a woman trying to get her bank and health insurance information.

2 p.m. — A woman from the 14000 block of You Bet Road reported her house had been broken into. The back door jamb was broken and a coin collection was missing.

2:02 p.m. — A woman from the 15000 block of Wolf Road reported vandalism to a horse trailer.

3:15 p.m. — A woman from the 17000 block of Penn Valley Drive reported finding drugs and marijuana in a storage locker.

5 p.m. — A caller from Highway 174 at the Bear River bridge reported a vegetation fire.

7:47 p.m. — A woman from the 11000 block of Myrna Drive reported a residential burglary.

10:24 p.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Penn Road reported hearing a screaming woman. She had found a spider.

Thursday

5:01 a.m. — A man from the 14000 block of Iris Lane reported being bitten by a rattlesnake.

Nevada City Police Department

Wednesday

7:08 p.m. — A woman from Nevada City Highway reported vandalism to a vehicle.

9:08 p.m. — A caller from Maidu Avenue reported a suspicious man with his head down a manhole by the jail release door. He was a county employee working on the sewer.

Thursday

12:28 a.m. — A caller from Broad Street reported a person breaking the windows of the old Alpha building with a baseball bat. A report was taken.

— Liz Kellar


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