Police blotter: Woman reports ‘almost robbery’ by gun-wielding man
April 21, 2014
Grass Valley Police Department
6:31 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Alta Street reported two people stealing stereo equipment.
10:59 a.m. — A caller from Sierra College and Litton drives reported two people doing drugs in a vehicle.
1:11 p.m. — A caller reported drug activity at a motel.
1:26 p.m. — A man from the 1100 block of East Main Street reported the theft of a cell phone.
10:37 p.m. — A woman from the 600 block of Kechely Court reported two women came up on her porch and then went into the neighbor’s backyard. Two 12-year-old girls were advised of curfew.
11:05 p.m. — A caller from King Court and Packard Drive reported a man had been kneeling by a vehicle and took off when the caller came outside. He could not be located.
12:06 a.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported a man and a woman stole three cases of water and left in a vehicle.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
9:39 a.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Rudd Road reported Paypal fraud.
4:12 p.m. — A woman from the 15000 block of Goldcone Drive reported the theft of a Bobcat.
5:15 p.m. — A man from the 11000 block of Red Dog Road reported the theft of a wallet from a garage by a woman who might be under the influence of a controlled substance. The wallet was located, but the suspect was not.
5:30 p.m. — A man from the 17000 block of Hicks Road reported a woman rammed his vehicle with hers before leaving.
6”15 p.m. — A woman from the 16000 block of Countrywood Lane reported ongoing vandalism to her house.
6:21 p.m. — A man from the 12000 block of Shady Creek Drive reported power lines had been pulled away from a residence, possibly by people swinging from the lines.
7:37 p.m. — A caller from Young America Mine Road reported neighbors operating mining equipment without a permit.
8:37 p.m. — A man from the 17000 block of Alexandra Way reported a woman was out of control. Another caller reported hearing things being thrown. The situation was mediated.
9 p.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Highway 174 reported a possible “almost robbery.” The caller saw two men in a vehicle, one of whom got out with a small handgun. He then looked at the entrance of a market and shook his head, and they then left the scene. The caller reportedly had been drinking.
10:06 p.m. — A caller from Lime Kiln Road and Vintage Drive reported a juvenile knocking over trash cans. The person was a runaway juvenile who was convinced to return to a ministry.
10:27 p.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Loma Rica Drive reported possible computer hacking.
Nevada City Police Department
8:40 a.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Spring Street reported possible drug issues.
12:36 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Commercial Street reported a physical fight.
5:14 a.m. — A woman from the 500 block of North Pine Street reported hearing someone come in her residence through the window. It was an intoxicated tenant from upstairs trying to get in through the wrong window.
9:45 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Commercial Street reported a taxi fare who could not get money out of her purse. She was arrested on suspicion of being drunk in public.
2:40 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Broad Street reported loud new-age type music. It was coming from a coffeehouse and they were closing up for the evening.
6:07 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Broad Street reported a man sleeping in a sleeping bag on the third floor; he was advised against trespassing.
3:35 p.m. — A caller from Hirschman’s Pond reported a man in a canoe harassing birds in the pond. He could not be located.
— Liz Kellar