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Police Blotter: Fireworks, transients and a trapped kitten

Grass Valley Police Department


8:10 a.m. — A caller from Bennett Street and Kidder Avenue reported transient property issues.

8:19 a.m. — A caller from Cypress Hill and Celesta drives reported two loose large dogs running in the area. One is a German Shepher with its mouth tied shut and another is a possible black lab.

12:28 p.m. — A caller from the 2000 block of Nevada City Highway reported a male in the business stating he has been wandering around all night and does not know his address.

12:34 p.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Linden Avenue reported trespassing on his farm and that the lock on his gate was cut during the night.

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5:31 p.m. — A caller from the 900 block of Plaza Drive reported a dine and dash just occurred by a male with dark skin and dark hair who is scuffy with scars on his face.

8:48 p.m. — A caller from Central Avenue reported fireworks at the house behind him.

9:34 p.m. — A caller from Bennett and Ophir streets reported fireworks being set off, and they are going into the street from the apartment complex.

9:42 p.m. — A caller from the 1200 block of East Main Street reported numerous people in the parking lot doing illegal substances, possibly crank.

9:47 p.m. — A caller from South Auburn and Empire streets reported juveniles setting off fireworks.

10:08 p.m. — A caller from French Avenue reported bottle rockets and aerial fireworks being set off.

10:13 p.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Henderson Street reported subjects setting off explosives.

10:26 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Ophir Street reported a group of juveniles who are underage and drinking and throwing fireworks at vehicles.

10:48 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Mill Street reported a lost white-and-black chihuahua named Guiness that can be a biter.

11:16 p.m. — A caller from Horizon Circle and Morgan Ranch Drive reported aerial fireworks in the area.

11:16 p.m. — A caller from Ridge Road reported neighbors shooting off bottle rockets and possible guns.

Nevada County Sheriff's Office


10:19 a.m. — A caller from Broad Street reported a dog locked in a vehicle in a white Dodge truck with a camper shell that appears to be in distress.

1:37 p.m. — A caller from Bank Street reported a male just left the business wearing grey shorts and a black shirt in his early 30s who stated he had a gun, though no gun was seen.

5:47 p.m. — A caller from Gold Flat Road reported his brown Toyota Tacoma truck was taken within the last couple of hours. The suspect entered the residence through a bedroom window.

6:49 p.m. — A caller from Commercial and Union streets reported a possible drunken driver in a green Toyota Tacoma.

7:11 p.m. — A caller from West Main Street reported a person on the front porch partially naked who has been off meds and is causing a disturbance.


8:31 a.m. — A caller from Dog Bar Road requested extra patrol for the Fourth of July due to increased firework activity in the area. The caller reported subjects blocking the roadway and setting off fireworks.

8:34 a.m. — A caller from Broken Oak Court reported multiple abandoned/dumped vehicles at the end of the road and subjects living in a white fifth wheel that is up on blocks.

9:36 a.m. — A caller from Highway 174 and Bear River Bridge reported his vehicle was just smashed by a white Dodge truck.

10:17 a.m. — A caller from the 15000 block of Shebley Road reported a theft from an unlocked vehicle in which a check book and cash were taken.

10:25 a.m. — A caller from the 17000 block of Old Downieville Highway reported a suspicious 45- to 50-year-old woman with a brim hat, blue jeans and a dark backpack with a shovel attached who is throwing things at houses and cars.

12:49 p.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Lake Wildwood Drive reported she received a bill for $1500 on a credit card she just received and that she did not spend that amount.

1:26 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Walker Drive reported her purse was stolen, possibly by her neighbor.

2:38 p.m. — A caller from the 17000 block of Greenhorn Road reported a marijuana abatement complaint.

3:53 p.m. — A caller from the 16000 block of Indian Flat Road reported a possible theft occurred between last Sunday or Monday of their 1989 red Toyota truck.

4:21 p.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and Alta Sierra Drive reported a drunken driver in a white Ford Focus.

6:08 p.m. — A caller from the 17000 block of Crest Road reported a very small kitten stuck under his car, possibly in the wheel well area, and that he tried to squirt it with a hose and its leg appears stuck.

6:09 p.m. — A caller from Lake Lane and Gaston Road reported he found a dog running loose at the above location and required it to be picked up.

7:03 p.m. — A caller from Highway 20 and Scotts Flat Road reported an accident.

8:13 p.m. — A caller from the 19000 block of Buck Ridge Road reported a suspicious, unoccupied vehicle parked in front of the above location and that there have been numerous disturbances in the area.

8:15 p.m. — A caller from the 12000 block of Quaker Hill Cross Road reported a neighbor had been drinking and just drove through his house.

8:37 p.m. — A caller from the 19000 block of Siesta Drive reported a tree fell on his residence across the street that is blocking the roadway.


1:56 a.m. — A caller from Lower Colfax Road and Orzalli Road reported a suspicious older red van that has vehicle lights on, and the driver appears to be drinking something.

7:33 a.m. — A caller from Patricia and Aileen ways reported a lost male yellow lab with a blue color.

Nevada City Police Department


10:06 a.m. — A caller from Nimrod Street reported a transient in a blue Toyota has his belongings spread out all over the park and is displaying odd behavior.

11:14 p.m. — A caller from Nimrod Street reported subjects shooting off fireworks in the back parking lot.

— Jennifer Terman

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