Police blotter: Wall of trash, unwanted peacock
May 9, 2013
Grass Valley Police Department
9:10 a.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Maltman Drive reported an Internet scam.
9:33 a.m. — A woman from Colfax Avenue and Clark Street reported a man was repeatedly hitting her vehicle with his.
10:11 a.m. — A caller from the 2000 block of Nevada City Highway reported two transients refusing to leave a vacant building; they left.
11:27 a.m. — A caller from the 700 block of Old Tunnel Road reported buying a stolen Kindle keyboard from eBay.
12:26 p.m. — A caller from the hospital reported that a woman who had been brought in for a mental health evaluation had fled.
1:38 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Neal Street reported a man tried to steal clothing, He was arrested on suspicion of possessing drug paraphernalia.
2:43 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of South Auburn Street reported a man trying to sell drugs to passerby; he was cited on unknown charges.
4:14 p.m. — A caller from Brunswick Road and Tripe Crown Drive reported smoke. It was transients burning refuse and the fire was put out.
5:23 p.m. — A woman from the 1800 block of East Main Street reported being shoved.
4:48 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Joerschke Drive reported an alarm sounding with a vehicle fleeing the scene. A report was taken for a burglary.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
9 a.m. — A woman reported two girls had been assaulted two days ago at Condon Park.
9:54 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Crestview Drive reported a neighbor was building a wall of trash on the caller’s property.
10:40 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of School Street reported a dispute over the death of a cat. A man said he was about to go crazy on people. Animal Control was investigating the shooting. At 6:44 p.m., a caller reported a neighbor was possible torturing and killing cats.
11:20 a.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of La Barr Pines Drive reported an unwanted peacock.
3:44 p.m. — A man from Big Oak Drive and Melody Road reported a person tried to run him over with a car; no charges were desired.
4:33 p.m. — A caller from the 17000 block of Penn Valley Drive reported a young woman was drunk and asking people to buy alcohol for her.
4:59 p.m. — A caller from the 19000 block of Siskin Court requested Cal Fire for a cat struck in a tree.
5:52 p.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and Cemetery Alley reported a person tried to run over the callers dogs.
6:07 p.m. — A caller from the 19000 block of Cerrito Road reported finding a door to a residence had been jimmied.
7:43 p.m. — A caller from the 12000 block of Jones Bar Road reported illegal dredging.
10:11 p.m. — A caller from Wolf Mountain Road reported loud hooting and hollering. Beer and a cell phone were located, but no people.
10:51 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Spenceville Road reported a person tried to punch the window of a vehicle.
Nevada City Police Department
3:27 p.m. — A caller from North Pine Street reported an attempted burglary.
5:25 p.m. — A caller from Clay Street reported a woman in a back yard, who then fled.
3:45 a.m. — A caller from Sacramento Street reported a man keeps knocking on the door and whistling. He was arrested on suspicion of violating probation.
— Liz Kellar