Nevada County police blotter: Dogs from transient camp reportedly attacking, killing livestock |

Nevada County police blotter: Dogs from transient camp reportedly attacking, killing livestock

Grass Valley Police Department


7:06 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Olympia Park Road reported two transients building a fort using shopping carts. They could not be located.

9:05 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Colfax Avenue reported a man tearing up roses and cutting them. No charges were requested.

9:59 a.m. — A woman from the 1200 block of Sutton Way reported the theft of multiple items.

10:50 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Glenbrook Drive reported a theft.

3:21 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported having picked up a person from the hospital who had been on a mental health hold, who then took off with a bottle of vodka. A woman was arrested on suspicion of being drunk in public and violating probation.

6:37 p.m. — A caller from North Church Street reported a drug deal in progress. No one was located.

7:21 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of Stewart Street reported the theft of a subwoofer from an unlocked vehicle.

9:49 p.m. — A 911 call was found to have been a 12-year-old boy testing to see if his phone would call 911 if he pushed the home button 10 times.


3:03 a.m. — A man was arrested in the 200 block of Sutton Way on suspicion of vehicle theft, vandalism, possession of burglary tools and violating probation.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


At 1:22 a.m., a caller from Lake Wildwood Drive and Redside Court reported a vehicle ran into mailboxes and the male driver left a dog behind. At 4:04 a.m., a caller from Empty Diggins Lane reported a man banging on doors and screaming, claiming his truck went off the road hours ago. He could not be located.

10:21 a.m. — A man from Pekolee Drive reported having been pushed by a neighbor. A man was cited on suspicion of battery.

11:01 a.m. — A man from Green Ravine Road reported his dog had been shot in the face, possibly with a .22. He took the dog to a vet and a report was taken.

11:14 a.m. — A caller from Orchard Springs Road reported a man walking through properties, ringing doorbells. He could not be located.

12:28 p.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and Reservoir Street reported a transient’s dog attacked a horse over the weekend and was now back biting horses.

12:45 p.m. — A caller from Maidu Trail reported giving a scam caller Social Security information.

1:02 p.m. — A caller from Ball Road and Alta Sierra Drive reported the theft of a diaper bag and loose change from an unlocked vehicle. Extra patrols were requested.

1:38 p.m. — A caller from Meadow Drive reported a woman came to the door asking for money and saying someone was trying to kill her. The woman was arrested on suspicion of driving on a suspended license.

1:43 p.m. — A caller from Wolf Road reported a woman just had a marijuana edible and was freaking out. She had had a similar episode in the past.

1:49 p.m. — A caller from Bald Mountain Road reported vandalism.

1:56 p.m. — A caller from Robert Court reported a theft.

3:42 p.m. — A caller from Quail Creek Rad and Cortez Court reported vandalism and trespassers, and requested extra patrols.

3:54 p.m. — A man from Allison Ranch Road reported there were vehicles in his driveway and it might be a home invasion. The report was unfounded.

5:04 p.m. — A caller from Conestoga Drive reported a broken glass door to a residence.

7:06 p.m. — A caller from Flume and San Francisco streets reported dogs from a transient camp killing sheep.

9:07 p.m. — A caller from Post Chaise Circle reported a burglary with a shotgun and a pistol missing.

11:05 p.m. — A man from Tammy Way reported a woman smashed his vehicle windshield, but he did not want to press charges.

Nevada City Police Department


4:02 p.m. — A caller from Zion Street reported three people panhandling and looking into cars.

— Liz Kellar

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