Nevada County Police Blotter: Man looks out of place in “fire” truck that looks like police car
Grass Valley Police Department
7:36 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of North Church Street reported a man asking for a ride to North San Juan just stole her vehicle. The person got in the vehicle when the caller’s husband went inside. The vehicle was left running. A report was taken for grand theft auto.
8:13 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Sutton Way requested an officer respond and view her vehicle, which she believed someone was tampering with by leaning on it. The caller reported the people were also entering her apartment, possibly with a key, and that she had to move three times for this same reason.
7:35 p.m. — A caller near the corner of Colfax Avenue and Ophir Street reported a man that just looked out of place when he passed in his “fire” truck that looked like a police car.
9:16 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Bennett Street reported a vacant house next to hers where the lights were not on earlier but they were then.
9:59 p.m. — A person was stopped near the corner of South Auburn Street and Neal Street. A person was arrested on charges of a probation violation.
12:01 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of South School Street reported someone spray painting a building and a telephone pole. The caller couldn’t see anything else. Officers found someone painting a bike.
1:06 a.m. — A person was stopped on the 900 block of Plaza Drive. A person was arrested on charges of a probation violation.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
8:57 a.m. — A caller from Landon Lane requested a welfare check on a pig, duck and two chickens. The caller said the animals were constantly on her property and seem to be hungry and thirsty as well as causing property issues and eating her pet’s food. A notice was posted.
11:26 p.m. — A caller from the 12000 block of Nevada City Highway reported an assault just occurred at a residence. The caller refused to provide further information.
1:15 p.m. — A caller from Sharmiden Way reported four to five bags left on the side of the road with other items. The items were possibly left by a transient. The bags contained clothing for a man and DVDs.
2:41 p.m. — A caller from the 12000 block of Anvil Road reported a neighbor shooting in the area. The caller was advised of the ordinance.
3:07 p.m. — A person was stopped near the intersection of Highway 49 and Milhous Drive. A person was arrested on charges of being under the influence of a controlled substance.
8:09 p.m. — A caller from the 16000 block of Pasquale Road reported someone refusing to leave the porch of a business.
9:08 p.m. — A caller from the 16000 block of Wolf Meadows Road reported a vehicle parked in front of his property for quite a while. The caller thought the vehicle was unoccupied and it wasn’t a common place to park a vehicle.
Nevada city Police Department
4:27 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Argal Way reported a vehicle parked at a very odd angle in front of a business. Another person approached and said it’s not a problem and belongs to an employee.
4:35 p.m. — A caller near the intersection of Zion Street and Ridge Road reported a vehicle all over the road. An arrested was made on charges of driving a vehicle under the influence of a drug, possession of a controlled substance without a prescription, license requirements, possession of a narcotic controlled substance and possession of generally prohibited weapons.
10:16 p.m. — A caller near the corner of Park Avenue and Boulder Street reported numerous vehicles blocking traffic and people trying to get out of vehicles while still in the street. The caller also reported several very loud and fast motorcycles zipping around making him nervous. Officers found a lost driver and gave an escort to the highway.
— Ross Maak
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