Nevada County police blotter: Man ‘dancing his way’ to homeless shelter
Grass Valley Police Department
12:01 p.m. — A caller from Laurel Lane reported identity theft.
1:26 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Dorsey Drive reported sketchy people doing a lot of drugs.
8:20 p.m. — A caller from the 1900 block of Nevada City Highway reported a woman walking in traffic while pushing a shopping cart. She was arrested on an outstanding warrant.
Support Local Journalism
9:01 p.m. — A caller from the 1300 block of East Main Street reported a man freaking out and doing some sort of dance. He said he was dancing his way to Hospitality House.
10:59 p.m. — A caller from PG&E reported a man making threats, who said if his power was not back on in five minutes, PG&E will suffer the consequences. He was upset that he could not sleep due to a medical condition and lack of power. It was not a criminal threat. He was planning to sue.
4:31 a.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Sutton Way reported broken glass and a possible burglary.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
9:02 a.m. — A caller from Lakeshore South reported identity theft from a credit card.
10:05 a.m. — A caller from Jitney Lane reported elder abuse.
12:09 p.m. — A caller from Highway 20 and Scotts Flat Lake reported a man rubbing two sticks together, acting like he was going to start a fire. He could not be located.
2:38 p.m. — A caller from Banner Lava Cap and Banner Mountain Lookout roads reported the theft of mail, including a check.
3:34 p.m. — A caller from Blue Ridge Road reported the theft of two generators.
4:03 p.m. — A caller from McCourtney Road and Brighton Street reported a man walking around the Nevada County Fairgrounds’ parking lot, writing down vehicle license plates and talking about PG&E and witchcraft. He was throwing salt on the ground and saying he was from the military. He could not be located.
4:10 p.m. — A caller from Rough and Ready Road reported someone vandalized plants.
6:25 p.m. — A caller from the hospital reported an assault on Pleasant Valley Road. The victim did not want to press charges.
8:15 p.m. — A vehicle fled from CHP after a traffic stop for expired registration on Highway 49 and Oak Tree Road.
9:15 p.m. — A caller from Old Downieville Highway and Cedro Road reported hearing two gunshots.
9:43 p.m. — A caller from Greenhorn and Hoppy Hollow roads reported hitting a bear.
Nevada City Police Department
12:14 a.m. — A caller from Park Avenue and Boulder Street reported a woman screaming and slamming car doors. She could not be located.
6:59 a.m. — A caller from Nile and Nimrod streets reported a screaming woman, who could not be located.
6:40 p.m. — A caller from Orchard and East Broad streets reported a man sleeping in a sleeping bag on a grave in the cemetery.
— Liz Kellar
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.
Connect with needs and opportunities from
Get immediate access to organizations and people in our area that need your help or can provide help during the Coronavirus crisis.
Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.
User Legend: Moderator Trusted User