Nevada County police blotter: Mom drives away, strands road rage fighter | TheUnion.com

Nevada County police blotter: Mom drives away, strands road rage fighter

Grass Valley Police Department

Wednesday

2:01 a.m. — A caller from the 300 block of North Church Street reported a vehicle racing up and down the street and honking its horn.

6:37 a.m. — An online theft report was received from the 200 block of Sutton Way.

8:22 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 1000 block of McCourtney Road reported smelling “something off” from an electrical closet and then finding a man inside. It was not clear what he was doing there, and he had left the scene.

8:51 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 600 block of Sutton Way reported someone left a purse behind several days ago, and when it was opened today to search for an ID, drugs were found instead.

9:31 a.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Maltman Drive reported a man who looked “gang related” was refusing to leave. The situation was mediated.

10:38 a.m. — A caller from the 1200 block of Sutton Way reported a Waste Management truck on fire.

12:56 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Pleasant Street reported the theft of a firearm.

2:09 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of West Main Street reported a theft.

2:46 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Olympia Park Road reported a dumpster fire.

3:07 p.m. — A man reported a problem with his girlfriend, who he was trying to make his ex.

3:55 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Horizon Circle reported a dog stuck in a storm drain.

4:14 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Carol Drive reported a vehicle had been vandalized.

4:49 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of Neal Street reported a theft.

6:18 p.m. — A caller from the 1000 block of Sutton Way reported a woman was caught stealing.

7:12 p.m. — A caller from a business reported a woman sprayed herself and her shopping cart with body spray and then left. No charges were requested.

7:37 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 500 block of Brighton Street reported a man took a drink from the cooler and refused to pay for it. He was arrested on suspicion of violating probation.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office

Wednesday

7:10 a.m. — Several callers from Magnolia Road reported hearing multiple shotgun shots. It was quiet when a deputy arrived.

8:40 a.m. — A caller from Kangaroo Court reported mail theft with a stolen check having been altered.

10:09 a.m. — A caller from Grass Valley Ranch Road reported a PG&E scam.

9:13 a.m. — A caller reported a 14-year-old boy left in the family car in the middle of the night, with some money and his passport. A missing persons report was taken.

11:43 a.m. — A caller from Houghton Ranch Road reported a PG&E scam with the person claiming they were going to install a smart meter on the property.

11:51 a.m. — A caller reported a woman was being treated at the hospital for double femur fractures sustained Feb. 12, caused by an assault by a man. A report was taken.

11:58 a.m. — A caller from Fair Oaks Drive reported a PG&E scam.

12:52 p.m. — A caller from Deer Park Circle reported a mail theft.

1:54 p.m. — A caller from Woodbury Drive and Dog Bar Road reported a hitchhiker who appeared to be checking mailboxes. No one was located.

5:22 p.m. — A man from North Bloomfield-Graniteville and Lake Vera Purdon roads reported a vehicle tailgated him and he then got into a physical fight with the driver. He said his mother was upset with how he handled the situation and drove off, leaving him stranded.

Nevada City Police Department

Wednesday

7:25 p.m. — A caller from a business on Sacramento Street reported a drunken man refusing to leave. He was arrested on suspicion of trespassing and being drunk in public.

10:35 p.m. — A caller from Adams Street reported a scam of $2,000.

11:54 p.m. — A caller from a business on Zion Street reported a man in a vehicle stole a chainsaw out of his truck.

— Liz Kellar


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