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Police blotter: Don't mess with the Swedish mafia

Grass Valley Police Department


8:40 a.m. — A caller from the 2100 block of Nevada City Highway reported a man camping behind a business.

10:11 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Gates Place reported a man fighting and refusing to leave, who then left the area.

12:07 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Neal Street reported a man who keeps passing out, with empty beer cans next to him. He was moving on.

1:08 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Dorsey Drive reported a caregiver was stealing from a dependent adult.

1:35 p.m. — A caller from Murphy and East Main streets reported an ongoing problem with wrong-way drivers.

2:34 p.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and Brunswick Road reported a screaming woman trying to get out of the window of a vehicle and being held back.

2:39 p.m. — A caller from Memorial Park reported a man and woman possibly using drugs in the restroom; they were gone when officers arrived.

2:48 p.m. — A caller reported identity theft.

3:51 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Sierra College Drive reported that a man called and said there was a pipe bomb inside the building. The building was evacuated.

4:45 p.m. — A woman from the 200 block of Sutton way reported her dog was attacked by a neighbor’s pit bull.

6:13 p.m. — A caller from Highway 174 and Race Street reported being mooned by a woman.

7:18 p.m. — A woman from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported a man was drunk in public with a large bottle of Popov vodka; he could not be located.

7:48 p.m. — A caller from Condon Park reported people setting off fireworks. No one was located.



9:26 a.m. — A caller from the 21000 block of Higgins Road reported the lock and seal on a trailer had been tampered with.

11:32 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Alta Sierra Drive reported someone possibly tried to steal a kayak rack off the top of a truck.

11:58 a.m. — A man from Lake Wildwood reported being punched in the arm and kicked in the leg yesterday.

1:56 p.m. — A caller from the courthouse reported an assault; a man was arrested on suspicion of battery.

2:11 p.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Expanding Light Drive reported gas siphoning.

2:18 p.m. — A caller from the jail reported an assault involving two inmates.

2:22 p.m. — A caller from Eagle Circle reported aggressive dogs, noise and a possible out-of-compliance marijuana grow.

3:19 p.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Somerset Drive reported an attempted residential burglary with damage to a door frame.

3:22 p.m. — A man from the 22000 block of Jennifer Drive reported the unauthorized use of a card.

3:44 p.m. — A man from the 14000 block of Talking Pines Road reported a woman was throwing items at his mother and then tried to run her over.

4:29 p.m. — A woman from the 12000 block of David Way reported three pit bulls attacked her and her dog.

4:36 p.m. — A woman from the 15000 block of Names Drive reported a man grabbed her by the leg and dragged her out of the house.

5:49 p.m. — A caller reported a possible physical fight in the 11000 block of Ball Road; no one was located.

6:47 p.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Lower Colfax Road reported a residential burglary with access through a window. Several items were missing.

7:09 p.m. — A caller from Tyler-Foote Crossing and Oak Tree roads reported two reckless motorcycles ran someone off the road.

8:30 p.m. — A caller from Dry Creek Lane and Woodlake Road reported hearing five gunshots. It was quiet when deputies arrived.

9:33 p.m. — A caller from the 23000 block of Lacosta Court reported a man was choking a woman. A report was taken.


2:46 a.m. — A caller from the 23000 block of Scotts Flat Road reported a large bear at their campsite. The bear was gone when deputies arrived.

NEVADA City Police Department


8:25 a.m. — A caller from North Pine Street reported a theft from a vehicle.

2:21 p.m. — A caller from Gold Flat Road reported ongoing theft problems.

2:39 p.m. — A man was crying, with another man in the background yelling he was going to kill him because he owes him money, then saying his legs are broken. The caller then started singing and said he needed money for his heroin addiction, then said not to mess with the Swedish mafia before the line disconnected.

— Liz Kellar

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