Nevada County Police Blotter: Toms reportedly turning on injured hen |

Nevada County Police Blotter: Toms reportedly turning on injured hen



9:50 a.m. — A woman reported someone tried to steal her bicycle and cut several of the locks.

11:15 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 2000 block of Nevada City Highway reported a one-armed man walking around with a knife, looking into cars and pulling on door handles. He was gone when an officer arrived.

1:37 p.m. — A caller from Race and South Auburn streets reported two men in a physical fight, who then left in separate vehicles.

3:29 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported a woman shoplifted items and was detained by the store security officer.

4:27 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Neal Street reported a man assaulting a woman. He left on foot and a BOLO was issued.

6:58 p.m. — A caller from Hill Street and Jill Road reported a man crashed a quad into a tree. A report was taken.

7:49 p.m. — A woman reported a burglary to a storage unit.

8:50 p.m. — A caller reported gym attire and a purse were stolen from an unsecured vehicle trunk.


12:04 a.m. — A caller from Brighton and Chapel streets reported a man with a flashlight prowling in the area. No one was located.



1:37 a.m. — A woman from Auburn Road and Landon Lane reported hearing a bear outside grunting and possibly in distress. She called back to say it will be back because there is half a bag of Gravy Train he will likely finish off.

8:11 a.m. — A caller from Lowell Hill Road reported a squatter, who then could not be located.

8:20 a.m. — A caller from Highway 20 reported a person driving a truck backwards in the No. 2 lane.

8:22 a.m. — A caller from Banner Lava Cap Road and Sintek Lane reported the theft of approximately 40 narcotics pills.

9:20 a.m. — A caller from Beehive Lane reported a dog constantly roaming the neighborhood attacked another dog.

9:30 a.m. — A caller from Orchard Springs Road reported an aggressive cat attacked another cat on several occasions. A report was taken.

9:54 a.m. — A caller from Tillicum Way reported an out of compliance potentially dangerous dog.

12:07 p.m. — A caller from Brunswick and Beaver roads reported two dogs attacked five goats.

1:01 p.m. — A caller from Sun Forest Drive reported a turkey had been struck by a vehicle and might have a broken leg. The toms were trying to kill the injured hen.

1:27 p.m. — A caller from Orchard Springs Road reported the theft of firearms.

3:03 p.m. — A caller from a business on Combie Road reported a man stole $620. A BOLO was issued for the suspect.

3:36 p.m. — A caller reported an attempted fraud.

6:23 p.m. — A caller from Rodeo Flat Road reported the theft of a pistol.

6:32 p.m. — The California Highway Patrol requested an assist on Little Valley Road with a man who tried to run over people in a driveway, causing damage to a vehicle. The parties offered highly conflicting statements, with no proof of intent to assault another person with a vehicle. The man said he was attacked and was trying to flee in his vehicle. There was no physical contact and the only damage was to vehicles.

9:18 p.m. — A man from Red Dog Road reported another man was banging on the door and threatening to kill him, claiming the victim stole marijuana from him. The caller said he had a gun, but the report was unfounded.

9:38 p.m. — A caller from Crystal Lake Road reported possible human remains, which was found to be a wig.



10:30 a.m. — A caller from Nevada and Broad streets reported a man passed out on a bench, who was moving on.

12:30 p.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and Coyote Street reported possible road rage.

— Liz Kellar

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