Blotter: Multiple reports of identity theft made
Grass Valley Police Department
10:37 a.m. — A caller from the 500 block of Brighton Street reported drug activity.
10:44 a.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Freeman Lane reported a person peeking through windows and then ducking behind a business; the person was moving on.
10:53 a.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and Idaho-Maryland Road reported a person in the middle of the highway. It was a juvenile who had chased a basketball down the hill.
12:04 p.m. — A caller from the 1800 block of Ridge Road reported drug activity in the parking lot.
12:45 p.m. — A caller from the 700 block of Freeman Lane reported five people climbing a retaining wall and looking into cars; they were gone when an officer arrived.
1:52 p.m. — A woman from the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported a vehicle window had been broken.
2:10 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 200 block of Nevada City Highway reported a man threatening staff who might be under the influence; he was arrested on suspicion of possessing drug paraphernalia.
5:06 p.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported the theft of items from a wallet.
8:45 p.m. — A caller from the 400 block of Maryland Drive reported the theft of utility services.
8:58 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Bank Street reported a man with a baseball bat. At 9:15 p.m., another caller reported the same man.
12:06 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Sutton Way reported a person had been assaulted with a baseball bat and was taken to the hospital with a stomach injury.
1:05 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of East Berryhill Drive reported a physical fight.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
8:22 a.m. — A caller from Dolores Drive and Alta Street reported finding a rifle in the bushes; it was an old pellet gun.
8:33 a.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Skaith Bend reported the theft of mail.
9:01 a.m. — A caller from Lower Colfax and Laws Ranch Cross roads reported a large dump site of butane containers.
9:25 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Spenceville Road reported vandalism to a vehicle.
9:28 a.m. — A caller from the 18000 block of Nubian Way reported possible identity theft.
10:22 a.m. — A caller from the 23000 block of Rosewood Road reported someone opened a fraudulent account in the caller’s name.
11;13 a.m. — A caller from the 12000 block of Francis Drive reported identity theft.
11:58 a.m. — A caller from the 15000 block of Ricky Court reported identity theft.
12:19 p.m. — A caller from Highway 20 and Harmony Ridge Road reported a vehicle hit a tree.
12:52 p.m. — A caller reported possible elder financial abuse.
1:42 p.m. — A caller from the 12000 block of Alta Sierra Drive reported two loose dogs “thrashing” a dead deer carcass around. They could not be located.
5:41 p.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Old Washington Road reported a person creeping around the area, who could not be located.
7:41 p.m. — A woman from the 15000 block of Little Valley Road reported someone broke into a residence and hurt a dog.
8:37 p.m. — A caller from Terrace Pines Court reported a man trapped under a car. He was freed.
11:10 p.m. — A caller from the 17000 block of Wolf Mountain Road reported loud excavation equipment.
12:32 a.m. — A caller from the 21000 block of Blue Heron Court reported a dog chasing horses that then chased a man.
1:37 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Pleasant Valley Road reported a woman had been assaulted by a man who grabbed her by the neck and hair. A report was taken.
Nevada City Police Department
1:53 p.m. — A caller from Zion Street and Ridge Road reported a young girl claiming to be conducting a social experiment was flagging down drivers and asking for help; she was gone when an officer arrived.
6:08 p.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Searls Avenue reported a woman trespassed, knocked over the trash can and screamed obscenities.
10:05 a.m. — A caller from Highway 20 and Gold Flat Road reported a spinout.
8:24 p.m. — A caller from Highway 20 and Broad Street reported an overturned vehicle.
— Liz Kellar
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