Police blotter 05/22/08 | TheUnion.com

Police blotter 05/22/08

Grass Valley Police Department


1:07 p.m. – A caller reported a six-week-old black puppy jumped out of his car. The caller didn’t know where it happened. Animal Control was advised.

5:04 p.m. – A man called to report a vehicle hit his wife’s car and refused to pull over. The man followed the driver to East Main Street near Idaho Maryland Road. Police arrested a 33-year-old man on suspicion of drunken driving, driving on a suspended license and violation of probation. The driver’s 37-year-old male passenger, who left on foot, was arrested on Harris Street on suspicion of violating probation.

8:15 p.m. – A man called from Mill Street to report he was just assaulted by a former female employee. The woman had red hair and was pushing a stroller. Police took a report.

8:30 p.m. – A man called to report misuse of credit cards. His wallet had been stolen at Empire Mine State Park on May 18, and now his cards had been used at a grocery store and a gas station.

8:36 p.m. – A woman called from the 800 block of Freeman Lane to report cars were racing three abreast on Freeman Lane. The woman called back to say a juvenile just vomited in front of her residence. Police checked the area extensively and were unable to locate the juvenile or drivers.

9:29 p.m. – A man in the police station lobby reported two men in a white Chevrolet Malibu flashed a handgun at him. The men were on Highway 49. The CHP was advised.

9:47 p.m. – Police contacted a man at a store on the 100 block of Neal Street who had an accidental knife injury. The man was transported to the hospital.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


8:13 a.m. – A caller reported a swimming pool was on the Idaho Maryland Road offramp of the Golden Center Freeway. Officers responded.

9:49 a.m. – A woman called from the 14000 block of Rollins Park Drive to report her husband choked her, locked her out of the house and hit her in the head with a candle. Deputies responded and made an arrest.

11:27 a.m. – A man called to report a bullet went through his window while he was driving on McCourtney Road near Caroline Way. Local law enforcement was advised.

11:34 a.m. – A caller from a motel on the 13000 block of Highway 49 reported a family left during the middle of the night, owing a bill of $3,000. A deputy took a report.

3:16 p.m. Ð A caller from Duggins Road reported a horse was stuck in a pond.

3:21 p.m. – A man called from a restaurant to report a person tried to run him over with a truck and made threats to him on the 18000 block of Farrell Ravine Way. A deputy responded to stand by while the caller conducted his business there. No arrest was made.

4:45 p.m. – Deputies arrested a person on the 13000 block of Highway 174 on suspicion of public drunkenness.

6:10 p.m. – A caller from the 18000 block of Farrell Ravine Way reported a person who had made threats to run someone over had returned to the property and was out in the woods. The caller wanted the person removed from the property. A deputy referred the caller to the civil court process.

7:24 p.m. – A caller from the 13000 block of Peninsula Drive reported an airplane kept landing in her lake. The woman was referred to the Federal Aviation Administration.

9:43 p.m. – A caller from the 10000 block of Lake Spaulding Road reported a trespasser in his yard. The man said he formerly lived at the residence and he seemed confused. Deputies arrested the man.

10:34 p.m. – A caller from the 10000 block of Crestview Drive reported hearing a man screaming for help. A deputy took a report, and no arrests were made.


6:11 a.m. – A caller from Chalk Bluff reported logging equipment was vandalized.

Nevada City Police Department


1:52 a.m. – A caller from the 300 block of Spring Street reported several juveniles were behind a building, arguing and causing a disturbance. An officer determined the fight was verbal. No arrests were made.

– Robyn Moormeister

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