Police blotter: Reports of armed man leads to school lockdown
Grass Valley Police Department
8:58 a.m.— A caller from the 600 block of Eskaton Circle reported someone rummaged through an unlocked vehicle overnight.
10 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Squirrel Creek Road reported schools in the area were on lockdown because an old male with a rifle in a backpack walked across the campus. The man was detained and released after officers failed to find the gun on him.
10:45 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Sutton Way found a letter on the ground written by an unknown subject referencing and apologizing for the “arson at Cedar Park Apartments.”
11:46 a.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Orchard Glen Way reported fraud.
1:05 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Buckingham Court reported transient camp behind a residence near Wolf Creek.
1:17 p.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Minnie Street reported theft of bags of clothing.
1:26 p.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported a man was following a woman around. The man was unable to be located.
2:18 p.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Minnie Street reported a transient camp.
5:15 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Kidder Avenue reported a transient camp. The occupants were advised to leave.
5:28 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Neal Street reported subjects trespassing a property. An arrest was made.
7 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Glasson Way reported an elderly drunk man in a parking lot who continued to fall down, but refused medical care. An arrest was made.
12 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Mill Street reported assault.
7:51 a.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Minnie Street reported vandalism.
10:24 a.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Neal Street reported someone attempted to steal the electric gate.
2:05 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Mallard Drive reported someone burglarized a vehicle during the night.
2:51 p.m. — A caller from the 20 block of Primrose Lane reported burglary.
2:21 a.m. — A caller near Race and South Auburn streets reported a party of four to six people were being very loud and cursing at neighbors.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
7:43 a.m. — A woman from the 15000 block of Rattlesnake Road said two pit bulls were killing a deer in her yard and she was afraid to go outside. The dogs were unable to be located upon an area check.
8:09 a.m. — A caller from state Route 174 and Somerset Drive reported someone broke into multiple mailboxes.
11:36 a.m. — A caller from the 18000 block of Dog Bar Road reported a bear broke into a residence. The bear was unable to be located upon a search.
11:47 a.m. — A caller from the 22000 block of East Hacienda Drive reported that a woman had been living in a car in the area since the beginning of the month.
12:06 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Cedar Ridge Drive reported someone stole items from a vehicle.
2:35 p.m. — A man from the 11000 block of Cedar Ridge Drive reported someone stole a check book from his unlocked vehicle.
3:03 p.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Ridge Road reported residential burglary.
5:53 p.m. — A man from the 11000 block of Combie Road reported that two teenagers approached his wife and asked if she wanted drugs. They were unable to be located upon an area check.
1:16 p.m. — A woman from the 11000 block of Lower Colfax Road reported residential burglary.
3:37 p.m. — A man from the 10000 block of Boulder Street reported disturbance at a residence. He screamed and swore at dispatch when asked whether he needed law enforcement response. He hung up when advised by dispatch not to curse.
3:58 a.m. — A caller from the 12000 block of state Route 49 reported a man with a flashlight was looking into a business in the area. He was unable to be located.
4:03 a.m. — A caller from the 12000 block of Butterfly Drive reported a residential burglary.
— Teresa Yinmeng Liu
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