Police blotter: Monkey woman causes disturbance
March 3, 2014
Grass Valley Police Department
8:34 a.m. — A caller from Memorial Park reported someone set a fire in a bathroom.
1:21 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of West Empire Street reported a residential break-in with the back door kicked in, laptops missing and the house destroyed.
2:05 p.m. — A woman from the 1700 block of East Main Street reported possible identity fraud.
3:43 p.m. — A caller from the 500 block of Sutton Way reported a physical fight with six men involved. One man was on the ground, possibly injured, and passersby were trying to break it up. The suspect reportedly accused the primary victim of hitting him at a bar in Nevada City in a prior incident. The victim said he denied it, but the suspect then hit him. No charges were desired.
6:33 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported two shoplifters in custody, who were cited.
6:41 p.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported a man keeps taking food from the deli and eating it. He was asked to lave and caused a disturbance, then left. He could not be located.
10:24 p.m. — A woman from the 300 block of Henderson Street reported a man hit a boy during a dispute with his mother. He was gone when officers arrived.
10:31 p.m. — A caller from the 700 block of Freeman Lane reported identity theft.
12:51 a.m. — A woman from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported a man threatened her and threw corn chips at her vehicle.
7:17 a.m. — A caller from the 2000 block of Nevada City Highway reported a woman pushing a cart around a store, yelling and screaming and making sounds like a monkey. She then left.
Nevada County Sheriff's Office
10:14 a.m. — A caller from the 15000 block of Rattlesnake Road reported receiving a fraudulent money order.
11:25 a.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Greenhorn Access Road reported a scam.
11:48 a.m. — A woman from the 11000 block of Copper Drive reported a shed had been broken into, but nothing was taken.
1:32 p.m. — A caller from the 12000 block of Anvil Road reported a possible fraud.
2:07 p.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Burma Road reported a possible scam.
2:51 p.m. — A woman from the 14000 block of Gold Creek Court reported receiving a suspicious package; a drug report was taken.
2:57 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Combie Road reported a man cuts through school property daily and approaches children on campus.
3:41 p.m. — A caller from the 12000 block of Cannon Way reported possible trespassing by an evicted squatter. No one was located.
4:22 p.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Pleasant Valley Road reported a skunk spinning in circles.
4:58 p.m. — A caller from Pleasant Valley Road reported a by throwing rocks at residences.
2:13 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Cedar Way reported the theft of a bicycle.
Nevada City Police Department
1:51 p.m. — A caller from Main Street reported a boy sitting on the overhang of a business, who came down and was moving on.
8:40 p.m. — A caller from Coyote and Washington streets reported a woman in a traffic accident who was trying to leave the scene. She was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence.
9:42 p.m. — A caller from North Pine Street reported people smoking marijuana in the parking lot, who could not be located.
4:25 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Broad Street reported people were doing drugs in a room.
— Liz Kellar