Nevada County police blotter: Caller reports man in clown costume disrupting traffic |

Nevada County police blotter: Caller reports man in clown costume disrupting traffic



6:16 a.m. — A 911 caller from Auburn Street, between Chester and Richardson streets, reported mail all over the roadway addressed to residents located all over the county.

12:16 a.m. — A caller from Idaho Maryland Road, near East Main Street, reported a male subject in a clown costume disrupting traffic by walking in and out of the street.

1:33 p.m. — A caller located at Condon Park, near Minnie Street, reported an aggressive dog at the dog park.

4:28 p.m. — A caller on Brunswick Road and Sutton Way reported a pedestrian crossing the street with a pro-Biden/Harris sign was almost struck by a dark blue newer truck.


12:24 a.m. — A caller on Horizon Court near Holbrooke Way reported a cluster of mailboxes that were broken open.

4:30 p.m. — A 911 caller on Brighton and Chapel streets reported a subject with a metal bat yelling at people driving by.

5:23 p.m. — A caller on East Main Street, near Washington Street, reported a man drinking in the parking lot. The associated vehicle was gone upon the police’s arrival at the scene.

5:30 p.m. — A caller at Condon Park, near Minnie Street, reported underage drinking and smoking by the picnic area.


12:05 a.m. — A caller on Joyce Drive, near Whiting Street, reported loud motorbike noises and a stolen pumpkin off their property.

10:45 a.m. — A caller on Sutton Way, near Plaza Drive, reported their car was keyed over night.

12:36 p.m. — A caller on Colfax Avenue, near Rosewood, reported an injured fox in their backyard.

4:30 p.m. — A caller on Yuba Court, near Hubbard Road and the Nevada City Highway, requested a transient man disrobing in the brush behind the business be “moved along.”

7:27 p.m. — A caller on Sutton Way, above Brunswick Road, reported a male subject carrying a pillow stole a bottle of vodka and a case of beer.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


10:18 a.m. — A caller between Highway 20 and Zeibright Road called to report a man in an unidentified truck “messing with” PG&E generators in the area.

10:49 a.m. — A caller on Alexandra Way, between Joseph Drive and Ernest Court, reported a female sitting in a truck beating up the interior.

10:54 a.m. — A caller on Norambagua Lane reported a male subject “going crazy” and destroying the inside of his trailer.

12:34 p.m. — A caller on Ridge Road, near Pear Orchard Way, reported her Biden/Harris sign stolen off her property.

2:57 p.m. — A caller near the Penn Valley Park and Ride reported that the window of her vehicle was smashed the night before.

Nevada City Police Department


7:27 a.m. — A caller on Jordan Street reported loud music in the area.

1:03 p.m. — A caller on Broad Street reported their 2010 Audi stolen.

— Liz Kellar and Rebecca O’Neil

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Grass Valley and Nevada County make The Union’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User