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Police blotter

Grass Valley

Police Department


• At 12:27 p.m., a loud verbal fight broke out between two people in the police station lobby. Police arrested a 23-year-old man for spousal abuse.

• At 3:48 p.m., police arrested a 26-year-old man on Idaho Maryland Road and Sutton Way for transporting marijuana, driving with a suspended license and possession of drug paraphernalia.

• At 5:52 p.m., a caller from the 600 block of Whiting Street reported a teenage boy was skateboarding in a yellow obscene costume. Police checked the area and were unable to locate the boy.

• At 9:24 p.m., a caller from Adams Avenue reported a reckless driver jumped out of his car at a stop sign and confronted the caller. The driver was 6-foot-1, 20-30 years old with red hair, driving a newer white Ford extra cab Ranger with a lumber rack and a tool chest. Information was given to all area law enforcement agencies.

• At 11:06 p.m., a caller from Lidster Avenue reported a verbal fight between six to seven males was getting physical. Police arrested a 20-year-old man for a felony warrant.


• At 7:53 a.m., a caller from Springhill Drive reported someone cut a fuel line and took gas from a work truck. Police took a report for petty theft and vehicle tampering.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• At 12:07 p.m., a caller from McCourtney Road at the Highway 20 onramp reported a jug of bad-smelling chemicals was on the side of the road.

• At 5:17 p.m., deputies arrested a 44-year-old Grass Valley man for marijuana possession and making threats.


• At 8:35 a.m., a traffic accident was reported on Sacramento Street by the bridge.

• At 8:36 a.m., a caller from Rough and Ready Highway at Ridge Road reported a verbal argument over a dog injured by a car.

Nevada City

Police Department


• At 3:57 p.m., The Nevada County Probation Department arrested a 21-year-old sandwich maker from Grass Valley for a federal warrant on the 100 block of North Pine Street.

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