Nevada County police blotter: Multiple instances of wrong-way drivers on highway reported
Grass Valley POLICE DEPARTMENT
12:28 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported the attempted theft of shoes.
12:31 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 600 block of Freeman Lane reported a man stole a vape pen and a pack of cigarettes.
1 p.m. — Several callers reported a person started to get on the highway from the off-ramp at Highway 49 and McKnight Way. The vehicle then turned around and pulled over.
1:30 p.m. — Several callers from Highway 49 and Bethel Church Way reported a vehicle accident with a person lying on the ground.
2:08 p.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and West McKnight Way reported a wrong-way driver on the highway who then exited the highway and appeared confused and disoriented.
2:28 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Dorsey Drive reported an assault.
3:28 p.m. — A caller from Olympia Park Road reported about six people possibly doing drugs, who then started throwing chairs at one another. A citation was issued for possessing a controlled substance.
3:28 p.m. — A caller from the 400 block of French Avenue reported graffiti on a house.
3:30 p.m. — A caller from West Empire Street and Highway 20 reported graffiti under the overpass.
5:22 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Sutton Way reported a theft from a purse.
7:01 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Defiant Way reported the theft of Trump signs.
8:20 p.m. — A caller from the 500 block of Whiting Street reported the theft of a political flag.
11:15 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of Olympia Park Road reported a man swinging a stick around “like a ninja.” He was advised against trespassing.
1:51 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 200 block of Sierra College Drive reported he had been federally discriminated against because he was not allowed in the business without a mask.
2:05 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Neal Street reported a drunken woman let a 10-year-old child drive a truck. The drunken woman then drove away. She could not be located.
3 p.m. — A woman from a business in the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported a phone, wallet and sunglasses were stolen out of a shopping cart. Some of the items had been returned.
4:58 p.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and West McKnight Way reported a wrong-way driver going northbound on the southbound lanes, who then stopped, with someone trying to help.
1:20 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 1800 block of East Main Street reported a person driving a car hit a truck several times in the drive-thru. A woman was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence.
12:32 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Mill Street reported a stolen vehicle.
NEVADA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
5:27 a.m. — A caller from Lakeview Place reported mail theft.
8:21 a.m. — A caller from Sunrock Road reported check fraud.
10:35 a.m. — A caller from Shannon Way reported mail theft.
12:27 p.m. — A caller from Norlene Way reported a stolen vehicle.
12:28 p.m. — A caller from the jail reported identity theft.
4:39 p.m. — A caller from Black Swan Trail reported a burglary with a vehicle window smashed.
5:11 p.m. — A caller from Cliffs Place reported a burglary.
11:59 a.m. — A caller from Cole Road reported finding a grenade in her yard. An explosive device team from Beale Air Force Base was called out.
8:25 a.m. — A caller from Squirrel Creek Road reported mail theft.
9:13 a.m. — A caller from Pekolee Drive and Bivens Place reported a dog attacked cats.
12:57 p.m. — A caller from Ridge Road and Via Vista reported a man living in a shed who uses a hose to shower naked outside.
1:52 p.m. — A caller from Commercial Avenue reported two people in a vehicle doing whip-its. A woman was arrested in suspicion of driving under the influence, and a man was arrested on charges of violating probation and providing a false ID.
8:02 p.m. — A caller from Gaston Drive reported a residential burglary, with an unknown time frame.
NEVADA CITY POLICE DEPARTMENT
11:21 p.m. — A driver on Highway 20 at Gold Flat Road did not have the vehicle lights on. The person was cited on suspicion of driving without a license and other violations.
12:19 a.m. — A woman from West Broad and Finley streets reported someone trying to break into the house. A man was arrested on a trespassing charge.
1:33 a.m. — A caller from a business on Commercial Street reported two men trying to fight.
2:44 a.m. — A caller from a business on Spring Street reported a man was punched in the face, but did not need medical attention.
10:23 a.m. — A caller from the old airport reported multiple vehicles parked there, with younger people with assault rifles. It was kids playing with Airsoft guns.
7:21 p.m. — A man from Long Street reported the theft of a political sign from his front yard.
— Victoria Penate and Liz Kellar
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