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Police blotter: Tattooed man reportedly steals ukulele, flees

Grass Valley Police Department

Tuesday

8:23 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported transients dragging off merchandise while trucks were being unloaded at night.

8:46 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Sterling Court requested extra patrols due to drug activity.

9:34 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Hughes Road reported dropping an ATM card, which was then used.

10:04 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of Bank Street reported the theft of a notary stamp and a log book.

10:33 a.m. — A caller from the hospital reported a patient showed up with a backpack full of drugs and paraphernalia.

3 p.m. — A caller from the 700 block of Sutton Way reported a man with a state of California tattoo on his right temple shoplifted and fled in a vehicle.

4:13 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of West Main Street reported a man with a tattoo on his head stole a ukulele. He was arrested on suspicion of shoplifting and possessing stolen property.

5:34 p.m. — A caller reported possible child abuse.

8:07 p.m. — A man from the 100 block of Melissa Court reported a woman assaulted him.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office

Tuesday

9:33 a.m. — A caller from the jail reported an inmate vandalized a mattress.

10:03 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Pittsburg Road reported a fraud.

10:11 a.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and Lazy Jane Road reported vandalism to equipment.

10:17 a.m. — A caller from the 12000 block of Loma Rica Road reported an assault.

11:13 a.m. — A caller from the 17000 block of Blum Road reported a man hit a woman with his hand. He was arrested on suspicion of battery on a spouse and possessing controlled substances. At 3:44 p.m., she reported he was back and threatening to throw her down a mine shaft; he then left.

11:17 a.m. — A caller from Little Valley Road reported a person missing since Saturday, who left an 8-year-old girl alone. A BOLO was issued.

11:51 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 29000 block of Highway 49 reported a man in a van was blocking the driveway, yelled at the caller and then knocked a sign down as he left.

1:50 p.m. — A caller from Woodland Loop and Sun Forest Drive reported a possible rabid coyote.

2:04 p.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Torrey Pines Drive reported a sick raccoon.

2:18 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Orion Way reported a possible fraud while trying to buy a tractor off the internet.

3 p.m. — A woman from the 11000 block of Lime Kiln Road reported a theft from an unlocked vehicle.

Nevada City Police Department

Tuesday

1:11 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 400 block of Broad Street reported a fraud.

9:06 p.m. — A caller from Adams and Nile streets reported a vehicle with broken windows; a burglary report was taken.

9:43 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Old Downieville Highway reported a person climbed in the window of a red-tagged residence.

— Liz Kellar