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Police blotter: Gas splashed around Grass Valley building


Grass Valley Police Department

Tuesday

8:17 a.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Sierra College Drive reported a possible abandoned or stolen vehicle. The keys are in the ignition but the radio is missing and the inside was torn up. It had been stolen last night from Holbrook Way; the stereo and speaker box had been stolen.

10:08 a.m. — A caller from the 1600 block of East Main Street reported the theft of a dark gray Toyota Yaris. It was located in Sacramento County.

10:36 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Bank Street reported a man exposing himself at Dow Alexander Park; he could not be located.

10:51 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Dorsey Drive reported the theft of a stereo cable from a vehicle.

1:59 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of West Main Street reported finding a Gatorade bottle in the hallway containing gasoline; gas also had been poured in the hallway and possibly the bathroom.

2:43 p.m. — A caller from the 700 block of Freeman Lane reported the fuel lines had been cut on two vehicles.

2:49 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Joerschke Drive reported a transient passed out in front of a door; he was arrested on suspicion of being drunk in public.

3:08 p.m. — A caller from the 1600 block of East Main Street reported an embezzled vehicle. A man was cited on unknown charges.

5:47 p.m. — A caller from the 1800 block of East Main Street reported a man and a woman entered a residence through a window. No one was found.

7:01 p.m. — A caller from the 900 block of West Main Street reported a partially naked woman on the porch was causing a disturbance. No psychiatric hold was found to be needed. At 7:36 p.m., the caller reported she was naked on the porch again. She was confused and incoherent, and was taken to the hospital.

7:12 p.m. — A caller from LaMarque Court reported a person cut the lock on a gate to the common area. It was a civil issue.

Wednesday

3:31 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Glasson Way reported a man passed out in a taxi. He was arrested on suspicion of being drunk in public.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office

Tuesday

8:19 a.m. — A caller from the 22000 block of Highway 49 reported identity theft.

8:43 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Alterio Lane reported a mountain lion.

9:02 a.m. — A caller from Loma Rica Drive reported two men taking mail out of mailboxes; they could not be located.

11:15 a.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of West Mandolin Way reported the theft of two watches in April.

11:49 a.m. — A caller from the 22000 block of Big Oak Drive reported an ATM was used illegally and money was taken.

12:22 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Walsh Lane reported the theft of reflectors and a plant.

1:53 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of East Empire Street reported the passenger window of a vehicle was broken and electronic items were stolen.

3:07 p.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Lava Cap Mine Road complained about a peacock.

3:24 p.m. — A mail carrier reported being assaulted in the 10000 block of Combie Road. The person grabbed the carrier and then chased him in a vehicle. No medical attention was needed.

4:43 p.m. — Multiple callers reported a brush fire at Highway 49 and Ponderosa Pines Way.

7:32 p.m. — A caller from Willow Valley Road and Mosquito Creek reported a man riding a motorcycle with a baby.

Nevada City Police Department

Tuesday

8:29 a.m. — A caller from Broad Street reported a man being confrontational and trying to pick a fight. He was gone when officers arrived.

5:47 p.m. — A caller from Gold Flat Road reported the theft of a Toyota Tacoma; the person entered the residence through a bedroom window.

— Liz Kellar


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