Police blotter: Pigeon caught by string, man hit with tire iron
September 22, 2012
Grass Valley Police Department
Sunday — 63 calls for service
9:05 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Mill Street reported a pigeon was caught by a piece of string; the bird was freed.
9:17 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Hill Street reported a locked vehicle had been burglarized.
1:28 p.m. — A caller from the 900 block of Sutton Way reported a woman tried to steal money from a tip jar; she was admonished.
1:55 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Wood Street reported a man took a medical device from an unlocked vehicle.
2:04 p.m. — A man from the 600 block of Whiting Street reported his brother was chasing him because he said he owed him money.
3:08 p.m. — A caller from Richardson Street reported a man beating a woman; she did not want to press charges.
3:10 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Bennett Street reported the theft of a firearm.
5:49 p.m. — A man from Le Duc and Empire streets reported a man assaulted him.
6:08 p.m. — A woman from the 300 block of Sutton Way reported a man harmed her.
6:32 p.m. — A woman from the 300 block of Bennett Street reported a man threw a shoe at her head.
7:04 p.m. — A caller from Memorial Park reported five or six boys smoking marijuana, who could not be located.
11:03 p.m. — A man from the 400 block of Mill Street reported a man in his yard, who then fled.
1:01 a.m. — A man from East Main Street and Brunswick Road reported a bicyclist ran into his vehicle.
Nevada County Sheriff's Office
Sunday — 62 calls for service
10:33 a.m. — A man from Oak Ridge Road reported juveniles on dirt bikes threatened him.
4:11 p.m. — A caller from Wolf Road and Highway 49 reported a vehicle spinning doughnuts in the road.
4:21 p.m. — A caller from Scotts Flat Lake reported an overloaded, listing boat with 11 people who were drinking. The boat could not be located.
6:48 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Brunswick Drive reported a driver who had been drinking all day.
8:12 p.m. — A girl from the 17000 block of Cooper Road reported her parents choked her and hit her with a stool. It was unfounded.
8:28 p.m. — A caller from Red Dog and Pasquale roads reported an injured bear that had been hit by a car but was walking away.
9:07 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Willow Valley Road reported an attempted assault by a man with a tire iron.
10:11 p.m. — A caller from the 16000 block of Tierra Road reported promiscuous shooting by people using a spotlight. No one was located.
— Liz Kellar