Police Blotter: Neighbors shine laser, woman almost beaten to death
December 21, 2012
Grass Valley Police Department
11:04 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Fairmont Drive reported the theft of a license plate.
12:58 p.m. — A caller from Pine and East Empire streets reported a woman said she had been beaten up but didn’t need an ambulance. She could not be located.
2:20 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of East Main Street reported the theft of a $1,000 necklace.
2:30 p.m. — A caller from Pleasant and Walsh streets reported an elderly man in ski gear and with ski poles, walking down the street; he could not be located.
2:59 p.m. — A caller from the 1900 block of Nevada City Highway reported receiving a fraudulent $100 bill last night.
3:32 p.m. — A woman from the 100 block of Lidster Avenue reported her 1-year-old shut the garage door and locked her in. Assistance was provided.
4:08 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of North Church Street reported the theft of a coffee table.
5 p.m. — A caller from Minnie Street reported a man trying to follow a woman into the bathroom; it was a verbal dispute.
5:02 p.m. — A caller from Central Avenue reported a man passed out on a picnic table, who was arrested on suspicion of being drunk in public.
5:31 a.m. — A caller from Badger Lane and South Auburn Street reported possible drug dealing; no one was located.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
8:15 a.m. — A caller from the 15000 block of Beeman Lane reported a woman inquiring about the value of 12 guns that might have been stolen.
8:17 a.m. — A woman from the 12000 block of Alta Sierra Drive reported wire baskets were stolen from the front of her residence,
9:16 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Lantana Lane reported identity theft.
9:40 a.m. — A caller from the 20000 block of North Bloomfield-Graniteville Road reported squatters in a motorhome.
1:09 p.m. — A caller from Pet Hill Drive reported a man in a Mercedes walked into a residence and asked the caller’s children what their names were and where their father was. He left when confronted. He was located and said he went into the wrong house.
2:28 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Glen meadow Drive reported possible computer fraud.
4:35 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Lark Street reported the theft of jewelry from a residence.
5:22 p.m. — A caller from Rough and Ready Road reported a woman walking in the middle of the road who threw herself onto the caller’s vehicle and started beating on the hood. She could not be located.
4:47 p.m. — A caller from Combie Road and Highway 49 reported an explosion, possibly a blown transformer.
6:55 p.m. — A woman from the 13000 block of Thistle Loop reported her neighbors were shining a laser at her.
6:56 p.m. — A man from Walker Drive reported a woman tearing a house up. She was arrested on suspicion of violating probation.
10:37 p.m. — A woman from Greenhorn Road reported needing an ambulance because she had been beaten almost to death.
12:37 a.m. — A caller from Loma Rica Drive reported someone tried to kick in a shed door in an attempted burglary.
12:43 a.m. — A caller from Penn Valley Drive and Easy Street reported a large tree in the road.
7:16 a.m. — A caller from Brunswick and Idaho-Maryland roads reported a car over the side of the road.
7:26 a.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and Shoshoni Trail reported a vehicle that went off the road into a creek.
Nevada City Police Department
6:20 p.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Broad Street reported two men trying to get into a business, who could not be located.
3:43 a.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Sacramento Street reported two men had been ejected and one was asking for help; they both were drunk. One was arrested on suspicion of being drunk in public.
— Liz Kellar