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Police Blotter


• At 12:30 a.m., police arrested a 47-year-old man on Brunswick Road for drunken driving and a warrant.

• At 1:57 a.m., police arrested a 23-year-old man on Highway 49 for recklessly evading a peace officer, obstructing a police officer and driving with a suspended license. He was going over 90 miles an hour.

• At 2:56 a.m., police arrested a 24-year-old woman at the post office for being drunk in public.

• At 6:24 a.m., police arrested a 49-year-old Nevada City man on the 200 block of South Auburn Street for being drunk in public.

• At 10:02 a.m., police arrested an 18-year-old man and a 28-year-old Grass Valley woman on the 200 block of Sutton Way for being under the influence of a controlled substance.

• At 5:54 p.m., a man called from the 200 block of Washington Street to report that a chemical smell in his bathroom was due to possible drug activity downstairs.

• At 11:40 p.m., police arrested a 23-year-old man on Colfax Highway for a warrant.


• At 12:39 a.m., a caller from the 100 block of West Berryhill Drive reported a battery. Police took a report.

• At 11:20 a.m., a caller from the 800 block of South Auburn Street reported that numerous cars were losing control when they turned the corner from McKnight Way to South Auburn Street.

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• At 11:40 a.m., a woman called from the 17000 block of Cooper Road to report she had a stray a vicious dog in her backyard. Animal Control picked up the dog and took it to the shelter.

• At 1:55 p.m., a man called from the 18000 block of Gopher Lane to report he received a threatening phone call. A man reportedly told the caller he would hunt him down and kill him.

• At 2:21 p.m., a caller from Callahan Park reported a young woman with black hair was threatening tourists. Deputies checked the area and were unable to locate the woman.


• At 1:25 a.m., a woman called from the 11000 block of Squirrel Creek Road to report that her son’s father is allegedly planning to leave in the middle of the night to take her son to Nevada.

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