Police blotter: Large tortoise in middle of road
May 7, 2013
Grass Valley Police Department
The daily activity reports for Friday and Saturday were not available over the weekend.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
8:35 a.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Serpentine Farm Lane reported the theft of goats.
8:45 a.m. — A caller requested a welfare check on a woman in the 13000 block of Hidden Valley Road whose boyfriend had been threatening her; he was arrested on suspicion of violating probation.
9:04 a.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and La Barr Meadows Road reported two motorcycles passing on the double yellow line.
11:35 a.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Gray Lane reported a person taking property.
11:51 a.m. — A woman from the 13000 block of Park View Drive reported a man was stalking her.
2:17 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Tulane Drive reported possible identity theft.
2:21 p.m. — A caller from Highway 20 and Penn Valley Drive reported a goat had been hit by a vehicle and was dead.
2:41 p.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Charden Road reported the theft of a child’s backpack.
3:34 p.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Echo Ridge Drive reported a dog attacked another dog.
3:36 p.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and Lime Kiln Road reported two men in a physical fight, who had left the scene.
3:50 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Lowell Hill Road reported that personal items and solar equipment had been stolen.
4:41 p.m. — A caller from Highway 174 and Osborne Hill Road reported two suspicious buckets filled with possible hazardous materials; environmental health was called.
6:26 p.m. — A caller from the 12000 block of La Barr Meadows Road reported promiscuous shooting.
6:32 p.m. — A woman reported being lost in the woods near Taylor Crossing at the Bear River; she was transferred to Placer County Sheriff’s Office.
8:09 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Lime Kiln Road reported a fight regarding a head-on traffic accident, with one trying to leave the scene.
12:08 a.m. — A caller from the 16000 block of Ariel Court reported an alarm with people possibly in a residence. Two men were arrested on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia.
2:54 a.m. — A caller from the 18000 block of River Ranch Road reported loud music; it was quiet when deputies arrived.
3:08 a.m. — A caller from the 19000 block of Tara Lane reported a dispute with a woman throwing items in a yard. A woman was arrested on suspicion of child endangerment and resisting arrest. At 8:02 a.m., a dispute between a man and a woman was mediated.
5:30 a.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Tammy Way reported a person had knocked on the door.
8:50 a.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Torrey Pines Drive reported finding a deer that might have been poached; it was found that it might have died after it jumped over a fence.
9:18 a.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Gracie Road reported credit card fraud.
11:10 a.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Owl Creek Road reported dog chasing goats.
11:18 a.m. — A man from the 29000 block of Highway 49 reported being assaulted by a man; he did not want charges.
11:25 a.m. — A woman from the 11000 block of Tyler Foote Crossing Road reported a man assaulted her and another victim.
3:18 p.m. — A caller from the 20000 block of Silver Leaf Drive reported a neighbor trespassing with an ATV.
5:17 p.m. — A caller from Dog Bar Road and Carrie Drive reported finding a large tortoise in the middle of the road.
6:01 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Lower Colfax Road reported an attempted burglary with a broken door.
6:38 p.m. — A woman from the 22000 block of Pleasant Valley Road reported two dogs chased her animals; they were seized by Animal Control.
8:24 p.m. — A caller from the 15000 block of Indian Springs Road reported a person tried to open a gate, said he was a bill collector and seemed under the influence of drugs.
8:25 p.m. — A caller from the 15000 block of Goldcone Drive reported two people trespassing on ATVs. The situation was mediated.
1:18 a.m. — A caller from the 17000 block of Oak Hollow Circle reported a physical fight. It was a large family dispute and no charges were desired.
1:20 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Combie Road reported about 15 juveniles drinking alcohol.
Nevada City Police Department
2:33 a.m. — A disturbance was reported on Broad Street; nothing was located.
— Liz Kellar