Nevada County Police Blotter: Caller, husband, drive into ditch, then drive out |

Nevada County Police Blotter: Caller, husband, drive into ditch, then drive out

Grass Valley Police Department


9:35 a.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Neal Street reported fraud at an ATM. The subject was seen on video using the victim’s ATM card.

11:19 a.m. — A caller from the 400 block of South Auburn Street requested an officer for mediation. The caller said management was throwing the caller’s property out of a room. The situation was mediated.

2:12 p.m. — A caller reported his girlfriend was very drunk and assaulted the caller. The caller was punched in the mouth by the suspect and locked out of the residence. An arrest was made on charges of violating a restraining or protective order.

5:01 p.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Freeman Lane reported someone just made threats to kill the caller’s wife. Officers were unable to locate the caller or the suspect.

5:02 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Dorsey Drive reported credit card fraud on his mom’s card. The caller said he wasn’t sure if it was connected to a man who had recently started visiting his mother.

9:19 p.m. — A caller from Rockwood Drive reported a man walking around the complex that ducked when the caller saw him.

10:22 p.m. — A person was stopped near the corner of Mill Street and French Avenue. A person was arrested on charges of driving with a suspended license and a violation of post-release supervision.

11:30 p.m. — A person was stopped near the corner of South Auburn and West Main streets. A person was arrested on charges of failure to appear.


12:11 a.m. — A person was stopped near the corner of Sutton Way and Brunswick Road. A person was arrested on charges of driving under the influence of drugs and possession of controlled substance paraphernalia.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


7:37 a.m. — A caller from Sun Terrace Court reported a deer in the backyard that got its antlers stuck in the netting that is used to prevent golf balls from hitting the house.

9:26 a.m. — A person was pulled over near the corner of Blackledge and Pleasant Valley Road. A person was arrested on charges of vehicle theft.

11:13 a.m. — A caller from Penn Valley Drive reported a theft of a number of items from a store. The property was returned and the person was admonished for theft.

1:19 p.m. ­— A caller from Old Dairy Place requested contact regarding an egress/easement issue. The caller called back saying the situation escalated and was becoming violent. The suspects were threatening to throw a rock through a work vehicle. Officers found no crime was committed.

3:37 p.m. — A caller from Ridge Road reported an elderly man had wandered from a care home and was in their business. The caller didn’t know his name or where he was from but that he had done that in the past. The man was reunited with his care.

4:23 p.m. — A person at the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office reported a theft from her residence of a mini dozer and log splitter. A report was taken.

5:11 p.m. — A caller near the corner of Lime Kiln and Duggans reported she was lost and didn’t know where she was. The caller said her husband drove into a ditch. The caller later said she was fine and they were out of the ditch and heading back to 49.

9:25 p.m. — A caller from Vandevere Road reported calling his residence to talk to his wife and the woman he has a restraining order against answered the phone.

Nevada City Police Department


11:52 a.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Nimrod Street reported a vehicle that had been parked in the lot near the pool and baseball field for about a month.

Ross Maak

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