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Police blotter: Jan. 4, 2013

Grass Valley
Police Department

Wednesday

7:48 a.m. — A man from the 200 block of Dorsey Drive reported a burglary with entry made through a window while he was sleeping.

10:32 a.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Kate Hayes Street reported a burglary to a vehicle Dec. 31.

1 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of North Church Street reported a physical fight, which was mediated.

1:10 p.m. — A caller from the 700 block of Old Tunnel Road reported identity theft.

2:11 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported a fire had been purposely set behind the store; it was extinguished, and extra patrols were scheduled.

3:27 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of West Berryhill Drive reported the theft of a wedding ring from a locker.

5:15 p.m. — A man from the 100 block of Neal Street reported trying to detain a shoplifting suspect with a jacket full of stolen items. The suspect fled.

5:54 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 700 block of Sutton Way reported a theft.

6:29 p.m. — A caller from South Church and Neal streets reported a possibly drunken driver who could barely walk, possibly passed out in the vehicle.

6:53 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Bennett Street reported hearing screaming and crying and hearing someone say another person punched a child. No one was located.

9 p.m. — A caller from East Main Street and Hughes Road reported several people who seemed drunk or under the influence with a woman screaming who looked like she had been beat up. She then got in a taxi. A be-on-the-lookout advisory was issued for the man, who reportedly assaulted her and stole her purse.

9:29 p.m. — A caller from the 700 block of Amber Loop reported a large gray parrot on a front deck. The owner of the African gray was located and the parrot was returned.

11:23 p.m. — A woman called from the hospital to report she was being held against her will; her husband said someone needed to come and convince her nothing suspicious was going on.

Nevada County
Sheriff’s Office

Wednesday

9:20 a.m. — A caller from the 19000 block of Buckboard Road reported trespassing over several nights.

11:10 a.m. — A woman from the 20000 block of Pleasant Valley Road reported the neighbor’s dogs were chasing her animals around.

9:39 a.m. — A man from the 16000 block of Old Washington Road reported a theft from his vehicle.

10:53 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Peardon Road reported a residential burglary.

11:39 a.m. — A caller from Highway 20 and Gold Flat Road reported a man lying on the side of the highway; he was moving on. Several calls reporting a similar issue were made at 1:23 p.m.

12:02 p.m. — A caller from the 18000 block of Spring Valley Drive reported fraud via the Internet.

12:56 p.m. — A caller from Rough and Ready and Pioneer roads reported vandalism and tampering with mail.

3:39 p.m. — A caller from Highway 20 and Willow Valley Road reported an erratic driver swerving all over the road.

4:29 p.m. — A caller from the 20000 block of Clydesdale Road reported the theft of cable from a solar system.

5:03 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of McCourtney Road reported the Rotary booth had been broken into again.

5:18 p.m. — A be-on-the-lookout advisory was issued for a Penn Valley man who had cut his ankle monitor off. He was arrested in Elko and the ankle monitor was recovered.

7:24 p.m. — A woman from the 13000 block of Highway 49 reported a person attacked her and took her medical card at a homeless camp. No assault was found to have occurred.

7:46 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of La Barr Meadows Road reported hearing two gunshots.

Thursday

1:43 a.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Gas Canyon Road reported a pickup truck driving back and forth for an hour. A person was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence and driving on a suspended license.

7:24 a.m. — A woman from the 15000 block of Metcalf Road reported a Rottweiler chasing her horse; she eventually chased the dog off with pepper spray.

Nevada City
Police Department

Wednesday

2:34 p.m. — A caller from the 300 bock of Broad Street reported a theft.

3:09 p.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Broad Street reported a fraud.

5:46 p.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Nimrod Street reported a man sitting on a bench, yelling and screaming.

— Liz Kellar



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