Nevada County Police Blotter: Suspected shoplifter claims false arrest
Grass Valley Police Department
7:07 a.m. — A caller from the 1200 block of East Main Street reported two men shooting up in front of a business. They were gone when an officer arrived.
11:25 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Comstock Court reported the theft of a back license plate.
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12:27 p.m. — A woman from the 400 block of South Auburn Street reported someone had been in the crawl space of a residence.
12:48 p.m. — A caller from the 700 block of West Main Street requested a juvenile be cited for assault.
4:01 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of Stewart Street reported the theft of $12,000.
5:26 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Sutton Way reported an assault.
6:11 p.m. — A caller from East Main Street and Dorsey Drive reported a vehicle on fire.
7:29 p.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Sutton Way reported a man was causing a disturbance and pulled out a small hatchet when he was asked to leave.
8:25 p.m. — A caller from the 2000 block of Ridge Road reported a vehicle had been vandalized.
9:01 p.m. — A caller from the hospital reported finding rounds of ammo at a transient camp near the building.
9:12 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 200 block of Sierra College Drive reported a woman shoplifted $47 worth of merchandise. She returned the merchandise and claimed she had been wrongly accused and falsely arrested.
6:04 a.m. — A man from the 200 block of Sutton Way reported two tires had been slashed on his vehicle.
6:31 a.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Packard Drive reported hearing a gunshot.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
10:30 a.m. — A man from Maybert Road reported the theft of a sleeping bag.
11:16 a.m. — A caller from Crescent Drive reported the theft of a wedding ring.
12:15 p.m. — A caller from Bartlett Drive reported vandalism with black spray paint on a vehicle.
12:26 p.m. — A man from Black and Dalzell roads reported neighbor dogs chasing his horses. He shot at the dogs but missed. The owner was advised to contain his dogs.
1:49 p.m. — A caller from Englebright Lake reported a disabled boater, who was assisted by employees of the marina.
2:15 p.m. — A caller from Highway 20 and Scotts Flat Road reported road rage with the driver of one truck getting out and punching the driver of another truck.
2:21 p.m. — A caller from Washington Road reported a feral cat with a clear plastic jar stuck on its head.
3:13 p.m. — A caller from Goldenchain Court reported a mountain lion in the blackberry bushes by the pool.
4:19 p.m. — A caller from Alpha Loop reported the theft of soda and a flag.
5:20 p.m. — A caller from Comerate Road reported a missing juvenile. A BOLO was issued.
6:07 p.m. — A caller from Gracie and Banner Lava Cap roads reported vandalism to a vehicle.
8:50 p.m. — A caller from Redwing Court reported a theft.
10:11 p.m. — A caller from Cottontail Way reported a man kicked in the front door to a residence.
Nevada City Police Department
12:37 p.m. — A caller from Sacramento Street reported a woman banging on the windows of a vehicle. She could not be located.
1:41 p.m. — A caller from Commercial Street reported a woman going through mailboxes and banging on things.
10:34 p.m. — A man was arrested after a traffic stop on Boulder Street and Park Avenue on charges of possession of controlled substances and drug paraphernalia, possession of composite knuckles and large-capacity ammunition, driving on a suspended license and violating probation.
— Liz Kellar
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