Police blotter: More mountain lions seen
September 20, 2013
Grass Valley Police Department
7:06 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Helen Drive reported a neighbor was making noise with a weedwhacker, in retaliation against another neighbor whose dog was barking.
8:02 a.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and Dorsey Drive reported a 300-foot-long oil spill at the overpass.
8:12 a.m. — A woman from the 900 block of Slate Creek Road reported a purse was stolen from a vehicle, with ID, credit cards and $520 in cash.
8:19 a.m. — A caller from the 2000 block of Nevada City Highway reported locating a stolen Honda Accord, which was released to its owner.
11:14 a.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Oak Street reported vandalism to trees.
3:12 p.m. — caller from the 700 block of Sutton Way reported a vehicle hit a building.
6:43 p.m. — A caller from East Main and South Auburn streets reported drug paraphernalia on the sidewalk.
NEVADA COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
8:45 a.m. — A caller from Robin Street reported a 70-year-old explosive device.
9:39 a.m. — A caller from the 16000 block of Indian Hill Circle reported a baby deer stuck in a gate, which was freed.
10:48 a.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of La Barr Meadows Road reported people camping in a vehicle.
1:48 p.m. — A caller from Lyman Gilmore School reported the theft of a bicycle.
3:12 p.m. — A woman from the 11000 block of Crystal View Heights reported being defrauded of $1,000 by somewhat she thought worked for Bank of America.
5:36 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Nishinam Gulch Road reported the theft of four rolls of roof material and five gallons of tar.
6:05 p.m. — A caller from American Hill Road and Old Downieville Highway reported a large transient camp. Another callers reported transients on a property possibly making meth. Two people were advised to leave within 24 hours.
6:10 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Spenceville Road reported two women in a physical fight.
6:29 p.m. — A caller from the 15000 block of Shebley Road reported hearing seven or eight gunshots.
6:54 p.m. — A caller from the 16000 block of Alexandra Way reported vandalism to a back door, possibly from a gunshot.
7:39 p.m. — A caller from the 15000 block of American Hill Road reported the theft of a gas can in August.
8:02 p.m. — A caller form Red Dog Road reported a mountain lion running down the road, chasing animals; it could not be located.
8:17 p.m. — A caller from the 15000 block of Banner Lava Cap Road reported a vehicle rollover.
8:54 p.m. — A caller from Hutto Road and Chanterelle Lane reported automatic gunfire. It was quiet when deputies arrived.
9:25 p.m. — A woman from the 12000 block of Los Cedros Lane reported a dispute with a man, who was grabbing his neck and saying he would make sure she goes to jail. She said he was hiding illegal guns and then left to hide illegal items. A report was taken.
11:37 p.m. — A caller from the 18000 block of Highway 20 reported people screaming. A man was arrested on suspicion of possessing drug paraphernalia and violating probation.
1:39 a.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Lewis Road reported a vehicle theft.
2:18 a.m. — A woman from Ringtail Road reported she got into an argument with a man who took her in his vehicle against her will. A false imprisonment report was taken.
6:11 a.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Red Dog Road reported a man punched another man.
NEVADA City Police Department
8:10 a.m. — A caller from Bridge Way reported a computer scam.
9:10 a.m. — A caller from Broad Street reported possible drug activity.
3:28 p.m. — A caller from Highway 20 and Uren Street reported a large mountain lion crossing the highway.
— Liz Kellar