Nevada County Police Blotter: Woman OK because she’s eating a tomato in her room
July 14, 2017
Grass Valley Police Department
7:55 a.m. — A park on the 200 block of Bank Street was closed. It was decided transient-related trash and refuse reached a point where health and safety was at risk. The park was closed for 24 hours.
10:52 a.m. — A caller from the 500 block of East Main Street reported having a video of what appears to be homeless people with possession of stolen tools. The video was reviewed and no identifiable footage was available.
11:13 a.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Cherry Lane reported someone "deposited a street sign" in his driveway. The caller requested it be picked up.
11:15 a.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Forest Glade Circle met a man on a dating site, then invited him to move in in exchange for yard work. The caller would now like him to move out after he brought a strange woman last night. Contact was made with both parties. The man was very cooperative and agreed to leave. The man requested it be noted that the caller asked him to leave due to his unwillingness to cooperate in sexual favors for labor. He said he worked in the yard for her but nothing more than that.
1:55 p.m. — A person near the corner of Sutton Way and Dorsey Drive was arrested on charges of second-degree burglary, unauthorized use of another's ID, possession of a controlled substance and possession of controlled substance paraphernalia.
3:10 p.m. — A caller riding on the bus in Grass Valley reported an elderly man that appeared confused and didn't seem to know where to get off the bus. The caller was very uncooperative and refused to give a location.
4:17 p.m. — A caller near the intersection of Presley Way and East Main Street reported a woman driver slumped over the wheel who nodded her head yes when someone asked her if she was on drugs. Then she took off. Officers were unable to locate her.
6:05 p.m. — A caller from the 500 block of East Main Street reported a transient cutting down a tree with a machete.
6:19 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Dorsey Drive reported someone was in her residence and she was locked in her bathroom. She said police will blame this on her being high or because she has not slept all day. When asked if she was under the influence she said she was on meth yesterday but that was not relevant today because she has spent her time eating a tomato in her room and listening to music.
9:29 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of South Auburn Street reported someone yelling and swearing trying to get people to fight him.
10:36 p.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Central Avenue reported a man screaming from near a flagpole that he was going to kill someone.
10:52 p.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Henderson Street reported hearing a man yelling about killing people.
12:53 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Bank Street reported hearing two men yelling and someone beating on a trash can.
6:07 a.m. — A caller from the 500 block of West Main Street reported paint workers being too loud and moving equipment around. The caller believed the work wasn't supposed to start until after 7 a.m. The painters agreed to do some quiet caulking instead until 7 a.m.
Nevada County Sheriff's office
8:47 a.m. — A caller near the corner of Willow Valley Road and Boulder Street reported a woman saying she was going to lose her life and there was lots of energy around her. She was in a vehicle in a ditch.
11:14 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Voyager Way wanted to file a report for his embezzled vehicle. The caller's daughter was contacted. She was en-route back to the residence to return the vehicle.
12:26 p.m. — A caller from Dolomite Court hung up. On callback, the caller said there was a woman there very upset and has been hitting the table.
4:30 p.m. — A caller near the corner of Pittsburg Road and Banner Lava Cap Road reported finding an injured snake but was unable to take it to the rescue in Auburn. The caller couldn't hold on to the snake for very long.
6:11 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Sutton Way reported a man under the influence sitting on the ground yelling at a small dog. The only description of the man was "ratty" and "homeless." An arrest was made on charges of battery on a police officer, resisting arrest, being under the influence of a controlled substance, possession of a controlled substance and possession of controlled substance paraphernalia.
6:36 p.m. — A caller from the 16000 block of Rough and Ready Highway reported giving his daughter his vehicle and her boyfriend took it and has not returned it. He said he heard the story from a third party and wasn't able to confirm the story. He said he'd lie and say his daughter stole the vehicle to get a report taken. He was advised that would be a false police report because he said he gave the vehicle to his daughter.
11:20 p.m. — A caller from the 12000 block of Friar Tuck Road reported a bear in the garage rummaging through the garbage. The bear left.
Nevada County Sheriff's office
6:20 p.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Nimrod Street reported a man throwing sticks into the creek and was yelling earlier.
— Ross Maak
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