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December 2, 2013
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Police blotter: Cult kidnappings, mental communications


Grass Valley Police Department

Friday

8:06 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Mill Street reported a major water leak.

10:13 a.m. — A caller from the 500 block of Jenkins Street reported a theft of an iPod and jacket from a locked vehicle.

10:29 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 600 block of Idaho-Maryland Road reported a theft.

11:29 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Neal Street reported a man stole a cart full of alcohol; he could not be located.

12:40 p.m. — A caller from the 700 block of Freeman Lane reported a man walking back and forth who keeps asking where he can get the free shoes.

4:30 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported two shoplifters in custody; both juveniles were cited.

7:22 p.m. — A woman from Slate Creek Road reported a man broke her stereo and possibly vandalized her vehicle; she was uncooperative when officers arrived.

8:54 p.m. — A caller from Race and Henderson streets reported three men in hoodies checking parked cars to see if their doors were open; they could not be located.

Saturday

1 a.m. — A man from Glenwood Avenue reported someone is looking through his eyes and communicating with him mentally.

7:32 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of South Church Street reported a man stole clothes, CD players, a GPS, and shoes.

5:55 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Sutton Way reported a 15-year-old boy struck a man in the head with a pan; he was arrested.

6:47 p.m. — A caller from the 1000 block of Sutton Way reported a vehicle hit a building. The driver was uninjured. A building inspector was requested to check the building’s structural integrity.

7:26 p.m. — A caller from Carpenter Street reported a woman stabbed herself in the neck with a pen and was freaking out.

9:17 p.m. — A caller from East Main Street reported a man throwing rocks at a building; he could not be located.

Sunday

12:21 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of South School Street reported people beating on drums and yelling; they could not be located.

2:31 a.m. — A caller from the 300 block of South Church Street reported a woman rang the doorbell about 100 times, asking for a downstairs tenant, then left.

6:59 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Mill Street reported a broken window.

8:42 a.m. — A woman from the 900 block of Sutton Way reported giving credit card information to a person she thought was hotel staff.

8:50 a.m. — A caller from the 900 block of Golden Gate Terrace reported damage to vehicles and the theft of 50 gallons of gas from a business.

10:03 a.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported finding drugs.

11:42 a.m. — A woman from the 100 block of East Main Street reported a broken window.

12 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of East Main Street reported vandalism.

1:42 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Race Street reported the theft of lights.

4:16 p.m. — A caller from the hospital reported a girl sought treatment for an accidental gunshot wound.

4:36 p.m. — A man from the 300 block of Pleasant Street reported several vehicles had been broken into last week.

5:09 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of South Auburn Street reported vandalism to a window.

6:58 p.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported possible drug sales.

10:28 p.m. — A man from the 1300 block of East Main Street reported unhappy people in his apartment who might have come in through the window. At 11:01 p.m., he reported someone was trying to hurt him; he was yelling at someone not to be mad at him. He called again at 11:16 p.m.; he was found to be hallucinating from medication and advised not to call 911 again.

11:51 p.m. — A man from Glenwood Avenue requested someone to talk to because he felt his basic needs weren’t being met.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office

Sunday

2:48 a.m. — A woman from the 12000 block of Loma Rica Drive reported a man slashed her tires, choked her and then took their baby. He was arrested on suspicion of spousal abuse.

5:07 a.m. — A man from the 10000 block of Ivey Lane reported having been kidnapped by a cult. He said he was too much under the influence to drive. A man who might be the leader of the cult approached him and asked if he was OK. He thinks people are pumping drugs into his vehicle. He then said he needed a rid home, and was provided one.

4:10 p.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Torrey Pines Drive reported a vehicle had been scratched and keyed.

6:26 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Alta Sierra Drive reported hearing four gunshots.

9:21 p.m. — A caller from the 15000 block of Holly Davo Place reported the theft of guns, a guitar and a digital camera.

Nevada City Police Department

Wednesday

8:20 a.m. — A caller from Sacramento Street reported a business had been broken into.

5:19 p.m. — A caller from Zion Street reported a shoplifter, who was cited.

Thursday

1:18 a.m. — A caller from a business on Commercial Street reported a man punched him.

1:53 p.m. — A caller from Commercial Street reported a physical fight involving three men; they could not be located.

11:13 p.m. — A caller from Commercial Street reported two men fighting.

Saturday

2:59 a.m. — A caller from Sacramento Street reported a man stole some Extenz. He was arrested on suspicion of being drunk in public and two out of county warrants.

11:50 p.m. — A caller from Broad and North Pine streets reported a drunken woman throwing food. She was arrested on suspicion of being drunk in public and violating probation.

Sunday

2:25 a.m. — A caller from Broad Street reported the theft of an iPhone.

11:48 a.m. — A caller from Ridge Road reported a possible transient camp.

5:46 p.m. — A caller from Sacramento Street reported a woman sitting in a bar, crying because a man was stalking her, possibly with a knife. A report was taken.

Monday

3:40 a.m. — A woman from Nevada Street reported she was pregnant and freezing and needed Search and rescue.

5:49 a.m. — A caller from Brock Street reported possible vandalism to water pipes.

— Liz Kellar


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