Fast driver spurs man to pick fight in Police Blotter
December 31, 2013
Grass Valley Police Department
11:38 a.m. — A caller in a parking lot on the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported a yellow lab that appeared to be in distress locked inside a vehicle.
11:42 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Neal Street reported a man stole a chicken from a business and was sitting in front of another business eating it.
12:56 p.m. — A caller at an apartment complex on the 100 block of Dorsey Drive reported that a customer refused to pay for a taxi fare.
1:44 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Celesta Drive reported the theft of jewelry.
2:46 p.m. — A caller near the intersection of Bennett and Depot streets reported a subject running up the street, attempting to fight the caller and yelling. An officer determined that the reporting party was speeding around a corridor and almost struck the yelling person’s wife’s vehicle.
6:37 p.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Whiting Street reported the theft of medications.
8:28 p.m. — A caller at a business on the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported the theft of some headphones.
8:49 p.m. — A caller at a business on the 100 block of Neal Street reported the theft of two packs of beer.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
8:34 a.m. — A caller from the 10800 block of Alta Hill Mine Road reported the burglary of a wallet, license and cash, which were stolen from a vehicle through a smashed window.
9:41 a.m. — A caller from the 12300 block of Rough and Ready Highway reported a man walking on the side of the road with a gun, and the caller was unsure if it was only a BB gun or a more dangerous firearm.
10:46 a.m. — A caller from the 11600 block of Lakeshore North reported damage to a vending machine.
12:38 p.m. — A caller at the Quail Creek Road intersection of Highway 49 reported damage to a community mailbox with mail all over the ground.
4:59 p.m. — A caller from the 23100 block of Sequoia Court reported a neighbor had several goats skinned, hanging from a tree for a party and that one goat was still alive, tied up under the back deck. The disposition of the call indicated that nothing illegal had occurred.
Nevada City Police Department
1:34 a.m. — A caller from Broad Street reported that a man was threatening passersby.
— Christopher Rosacker