Nevada County Police Blotter: Man reports letting woman he picked up on side of road take his car
GRASS VALLEY POLICE DEPARTMENT
9:02 a.m. — A caller from the 800 block of West Main Street reported finding fishing gear, which was from a previously reported theft on Forest Glade Circle. The stolen property was returned to the victim.
12:16 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Sutton Way reported a scam caller posing as a PG&E employee and claiming a bill is overdue and needs to be paid.
2:29 p.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Freeman Lane reported a dog in distress in a vehicle. The owners was issued a warning, the dog was OK.
3:57 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported a possible shoplifter.
5:58 p.m. — A caller from the youth center on West Main Street reported two missing boys who had been assaulting staff all day. They were located and cited on suspicion of battery and vandalism.
6:43 p.m. — A caller reported a man and his son were in a fist fight. It was mutual combat and no charges were desired.
7:43 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Glenwood Avenue reported a woman causing a physical altercation. A report was taken.
12:45 a.m. — A caller from the 300 block of North Church Street reported a man on the porch, trying to get into a residence. He then sat on a table and broke it. He was arrested on suspicion of being drunk in public.
NEVADA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
6:31 a.m. — A caller from River Rock Road reported a rabid skunk.
9:15 a.m. — A caller from Banner Lava Cap Road reported a fraud.
2:18 p.m. — A caller from Orchard Springs Road and Country Place reported a burglary to a storage shed.
5:20 p.m. — A man reported he let a woman named Ashley, who he picked up on the side of the road, take his vehicle two weeks ago. He now wanted to report the vehicle as embezzled.
6:51 p.m. — A caller from Highway 174 and Honeysuckle Lane reported someone had made entry to a residence. Nothing was out of place.
7:06 p.m. — A caller from Combie and Magnolia roads reported a tree in the roadway.
8:27 p.m. — A caller from Celio Road reported a neighbor pounded on the caller’s vehicle.
9:33 p.m. — A caller from a group home on Highway 49 reported a missing juvenile who might have arranged for a ride to Sacramento. A missing persons report was taken.
9:49 p.m. — A caller from McCourtney and Perimeter roads reported a small yellow school bus blocking traffic with its wheels in a ditch.
9:56 p.m. — A caller from Mustang Valley Place reported a man breaking down a gate by ramming it with a vehicle.
NEVADA CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT
9:05 a.m. — A woman from Gold Tunnel Road reported purchasing fraudulent iTunes cards.
6:50 p.m. — A caller from West Airport Road reported finding women’s clothing scattered near a loose mound of pine needles, along with a strange smell and buzzing flies. Nothing was located.
7:43 p.m. — A caller from Nevada Street reported a man going crazy with a chainsaw. It was quiet when an officer arrived.
— Liz Kellar
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