Nevada County Police Blotter: Pot growers reported to be causing potholes
Grass Valley Police Department
7:28 a.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Freeman Lane reported a man and a woman going through vehicles. They were advised not to return to the property.
9:37 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 1000 block of Sutton Way reported “Florida” was under the influence of drugs, making racist remarks and looking for a PCP pipe.
9:53 a.m. — A caller from Highway 20 and East Main Street reported a man on the highway.
1:42 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported a woman who attempted to shoplift and then fled from a loss prevention officer. She was located and arrested on suspicion of shoplifting, violating probation and two outstanding warrants.
2:02 p.m. — A caller from Silver Springs School reported a fight. A citation was issued.
4:13 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 400 block of Henderson Street reported someone damaged the roof.
4:44 p.m. — A caller from Dorsey Drive and Catherine Lane reported a man with blood all over his face and shirt was in and out of traffic. He could not be located.
6:49 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Mill Street reported a very heated argument. The situation was mediated. At 7:17 p.m., a caller from that address reported someone had smashed property.
7:13 p.m. — A caller from the 500 block of Mill Street reported a man turned on gas in a vacant residence and then left on foot. The fire department was handling the gas leak. The man was located and admonished against trespassing.
11:26 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Alta Street reported someone breaking into vehicles. No one was located.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
1:13 a.m. — A caller from Hanley Drive reported a neighbor plays loud music from a boombox every night.
1:15 a.m. — A caller from Red Dog Road and North Silver Willow Lane reported loud screaming and banging, involving people who had been drinking. A man called to report a physical fight with several people assaulted. The man said he needed medical attention, and said he hit the suspect with his fists. It was found to be mutual combat and the suspect half was uncooperative. At 3:26 a.m., a man sought treatment at the hospital for injuries sustained in the altercation. He was belligerent and was advised to call back when he was sober.
4:38 a.m. — A caller from Ridge Road and Pear orchard Way reported possible drag racing, with revving engines and squealing tires. Nothing was located.
7:57 a.m. — Several callers from Gracie Road reported a property owner purposely let his dog out as people were walking by. The caller believes it is because he lost a suit forcing him to leave a gate open, so he is harassing walkers.
11:12 a.m. — A caller from Puffball and Fairy Mushroom Ring courts reported multiple large grows in the area, with people going in and out of the properties and creating potholes in the road.
12:18 p.m. — A man from Red Dog Road reported he was messed up and had been beaten half to death.
5:08 p.m. — A caller from Brewer Road reported seeing a man in a vehicle with a baseball bat about to hit a mailbox, who then left. He reportedly looked stoned.
5:31 p.m. — A caller from Pine View Drive reported an assault and threats regarding money owed.
8:46 p.m. — A caller from Running M Drive reported a woman who seemed to be on drugs was outside screaming and staggering around. She was arrested on suspicion of being drunk in public and violating probation.
9:10 p.m. — A caller from Lynshar Road and Wellswood Way reported a man screaming and throwing things outside. He had been sleeping in a vehicle and the neighbors asked him to leave, and now he was raging. He could not be located.
11:08 p.m. — A caller from Highway 49 at the Yuba River bridge reported a rock slide in the roadway.
Nevada City Police Department
11:55 a.m. — A man from Commercial Street reported a woman was making false claims that he tried to hit her with his vehicle.
— Liz Kellar
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