Police blotter: Small angry man accused of burrito-spitting
February 19, 2014
Grass Valley Police Department
9:11 a.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Whispering Pines Lane reported a burglary to a work truck.
9:11 a.m. — A man from the 100 block of Grey Avenue reported the theft of items from a vehicle.
9:46 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Grey Avenue reported a theft.
12:11 p.m. — A caller from Maryland Drive and Kidder Avenue reported a man possibly breaking into a residence; he could not be located.
1:14 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of West Main Street reported a person damaging a residence.
1:22 p.m. — A caller from the 1900 block of Nevada City Highway reported a man passed out, who was arrested on suspicion of having an open container.
1:25 p.m. — A woman from Highway 49 and Colfax Avenue reported someone threw a rock and hit her window; no one was located.
2:46 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Rockwood Avenue reported someone stole the key to a Porsche and acquired a phone and service on a Verizon account.
4:53 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 600 block of Freeman Lane reported a woman stole multiple items and fled. All the items were recovered.
6:47 p.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported the theft of a 39-inch TV from an unlocked Jeep.
7:25 p.m. — A woman from the 100 block of Mainhart Drive reported finding stolen property in her front yard.
4:58 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Woodcrest Way reported the theft of a burgundy Honda Odyssey minivan, which had its keys in the ignition.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
10:29 a.m. — A caller from the Lake Center reported a person living behind a store, possibly in a fenced area covered with tarps.
10:39 a.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of East Bennett Road reported a burglary with multiple items missing.
11:36 a.m. — A caller from Wolf Mountain Road reported suspicious activity; a person was advised against trespassing.
2:44 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Devonshire Circle reported a teen out of control, getting physical.
4:04 p.m. — A caller from the 18000 block of North Bloomfield-Graniteville Road reported a neighbor trying to hunt squirrels with a gun.
4:37 p.m. — A man from the 11000 block of Rock Hammer Court reported a burglary to a residence with a large amount of damage done to a door and the interior garage.
6:27 p.m. — A caller from Waterfall Lane reported multiple loud gunshots.
6:49 p.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Highway 49 reported the theft of items from a residence; items are continually disappearing.
7:29 p.m. — A caller from the 19000 block of Wymer Lane reported possible squatters.
12:53 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Roud Valley Road reported a girl stole a vehicle, then brought it back. She was arrested on suspicion of vehicle theft.
Nevada City Police Department
2:22 p.m. — A woman from South Pine Street reported the theft of an antique mirror from her residence.
3:02 p.m. — A caller from Searls Avenue reported a man urinating in the front yard; he could not be located.
7:52 p.m. — A caller from Spring Street reported two men trespassing.
9:46 p.m. — A caller from Commercial Street reported a man beating up a woman.
3:04 p.m. — A caller from Old Wyoming Road reported a 5-foot-wide sinkhole in the middle of the road; the road was closed until it could be fixed.
10:18 p.m. — A caller from Commercial Street reported four men drinking and refusing to leave; they left before an officer arrived.
2:25 a.m. — A caller from Alexander Street reported someone opened a garage door.
10:12 p.m. — A caller from South Pine and Spring streets reported someone honking a car horn. A woman said a man was possible suicidal and had no place to go, and she was trying to get him a room for the night. He jumped over the side of the bridge and went into the brush, and could not be located.
2:29 a.m. — A caller from Broad Street reported two men refusing to leave and trying to sneak back into a business through a back door.
1:44 p.m. — A caller from South Pine Street reported a physical fight, with one man trying to run over another man with his vehicle.
4:52 p.m. — A caller from Sacramento Street reported a 4-foot-tall man refused to leave a business, yelled multiple expletives and then spat his burrito at the caller. He missed and it landed on the front door. He then left on foot.
— Liz Kellar