Police blotter: Chicken-eating bear, Craigslist rental scam
October 11, 2013
Grass Valley Police Department
7:14 a.m. — A caller from the post office reported a woman sleeping in the lobby, who was gone when officers arrived.
10:42 a.m. — A caller from City Hall reported vandalism to vehicle sin the parking lot.
11:21 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of Joerschke Drive reported a person cashed a fraudulent check.
1:03 p.m. — A woman from Freeman Lane and West McKnight Way reported road rage.
1:22 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Glasson Way reported a stolen vehicle that might have had two firearms inside.
4:22 p.m. — A caller from Nevada City Highway and Brunswick Road reported a woman on a bus on drugs. She was arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance, and violating probation.
5:55 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Cornwall Avenue reported a transient camp.
7:30 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported a girl shoplifting, who was cited.
7:31 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Neal Street reported the theft of a bicycle.
8:42 p.m. — A woman from the 300 block of Sutton Way reported a man stole jewelry and pawned it in Sacramento.
9:06 p.m. — A caller from South Church and West Main streets reported a man lying on the sidewalk, who was arrested on suspicion of being drunk in public.
1:51 a.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Henderson Street reported two drunk men, one of whom broke a window. A man was arrested on suspicion of being drunk in public.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
10:04 a.m. — A caller from the 21000 block of Meyer Ravine Road reported identity theft.
10:37 a.m. — A woman from the 11000 block of Red Dog Road reported someone used her rental listing property and fraudulently put it on Craigslist to get first and last month’s rent.
11:04 a.m. — A caller form the 23000 block of Lone Pine Road reported a scam.
11:43 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of San Francisco Street reported the theft of silver dollars.
11:58 a.m. — A caller form the 25000 block of Oro Valley Road reported a burglary to a vehicle.
12:48 p.m. — A caller form the 17000 block of Penn Valley Drive reported the theft of a boat cover.
1:21 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Spenceville Road reported a neighbor accidentally shot a man’s truck.
3:40 p.m. — A caller form the 22000 block of Moss Rock Court reported identity theft.
4:30 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Lakeshore South reported the theft of mail from a mailbox.
5:22 p.m. — A caller from Highway 173 and Meadow View Drive reported someone in a Buick tried to hit the caller with their vehicle.
8:15 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Spenceville Road reported a man was drunk and throwing and breaking items. He was arrested on suspicion of damaging a phone and child endangerment.
8:50 p.m. — A man from the 12000 block of Slate Creek Road reported a bear trying to eat his chickens.
9:17 p.m. — A caller from Wolf Road reported an overturned vehicle.
9:19 p.m. — A caller from the 24000 block of Oro Valley Road reported a burglary to an unlocked vehicle.
9:40 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Combie Road reported the theft of items from a vehicle.
12:37 a.m. — A woman from the 13000 block of Ridge Road reported a man put her property outside and put up a gate. A man was arrested on suspicion of climbing a power pole.
Nevada City Police Department
2:11 p.m. — A caller from Argall Way reported the theft of a bicycle four days ago.
5:17 p.m. — A caller from Nevada City Highway reported a reckless driver in a Jeep who had passed out at a stoplight and was all over the road.
— Liz Kellar
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