Police blotter 05/29/08 | TheUnion.com

Police blotter 05/29/08

Grass Valley Police Department


10:50 a.m. – A woman called from the 200 block of Sutton Way to report her neighbor is angry with her because her toilet overflowed and damaged his apartment. Police advised the woman about the restraining order process.

1:35 p.m. – A man called from the 1000 block of Sutton Way to report the bank that owns his home sent someone out, who maced his dog a week ago. An officer contacted the man.

2:12 p.m. – A man called from a business on the 1000 block of East Main Street to report someone stole a camera. Police took a report.

4:22 p.m. – A woman called from the 600 block of Brighton Street to report her neighbor told her a woman in a white Ford Explorer was taking pictures of her dogs. The woman in the SUV refused to tell the neighbor what she was doing and left the area. Patrol officers were advised.

5:34 p.m. – A person in the police station report a road rage incident occurred in the parking lot of a restaurant on Nevada City Highway, then a hit and run. An officer took a report for a hit and run.

6:04 p.m. Ð A woman reported a woman took $300 from her bank account. Police took a report for burglary and identity theft.

6:14 p.m. – A caller reported a noninjury accident on Sutton Way near Brunswick Road.

7:32 p.m. Ð A man called from a store on the 1000 block of Sutton Way to report he was urinating behind the business when a man in his 40s came up behind him and scared him. Police checked the area and could not find the man,

10:29 p.m. – A caller from the 200 block of Sutton Way reported a physical fight. Police arrived and everyone denied there was a fight. Police arrested a 37-year-old man on suspicion of violating probation.

11:27 p.m. – Police arrested a person on Empire Street on suspicion of drunk driving.


8:05 a.m. – A caller from the 100 block of Northridge Drive reported he found his newspaper filled with some type of gel and he would like the police to look at it. Police would dedicate extra patrol to the area in early morning hours.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


9:52 a.m. – A caller from the 20000 block of Scotts Flat Road reported receiving more than $20,000 in fraudulent checks. A deputy took a report.

3:16 p.m. – A caller from the 13000 block of Grass Valley Avenue reported a physical fight in a parking lot. One person was down. A deputy arrested a person on suspicion of battery with serious bodily injury.

5:13 p.m. – A caller from Bear Trap Springs Road reported a man was possibly assaulting a woman in the brush next to a red pickup truck. Deputies checked the area and were unable to locate anything suspicious.

5:25 p.m. – A caller reported one of his clients with mental health issues was planning to drive a car through a house in Penn Valley with the intention of killing someone. A deputy determined the intended victim did not feel threatened. The person was advised to call 911 if the person came on the property.

7:22 p.m. Ð A caller from the 10000 block of Bar Hill Road reported several sheep have had their throats slashed recently. Animal Control was notified and deputies would do extra patrol in the area.

8:57 p.m. – Deputies arrested a person on suspicion of burglary on the 18000 block of Thorncroft Way.

9:34 p.m. – A caller reported a car crashed into a utility pole on Valley View Drive. The CHP was notified.

9:46 p.m. – A person ran away from the back of a building on the 14000 block of Rough and Ready while an officer was checking the area. The officer checked the building in the area and they had not been broken into.

11:07 p.m. – A caller from the 15000 block of Beeman Lane called to report someone was trying to open her back door. A deputy checked the area and was unable to locate a prowler.

Nevada City Police Department


3:20 p.m. – A male public works employee called from the 400 block of Nimrod Street to report a drunk man was near the playground area at Pioneer Park. The man’s pants had fallen down. Police located the 45-year-old man lying in the horseshoe area and arrested him on suspicion of indecent exposure. It did not appear that the man was intentionally exposing himself, police said.

– Robyn Moormeister

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