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Police Blotter


• At 2:28 p.m. a caller from the 100 block of Boulder Street said a subject was threatening to come after him if he did not give the person some money. The caller said the subject also had his pickup truck and would not give it back.

• At 2:49 p.m. a woman from the 10800 block of Spenceville Road reported that someone broke into her residence through a window that had a plastic sheet over it. The burglar did not take anything other than some legal papers the woman had.

• At 3:59 p.m. a caller from a confidential location reported that her juvenile daughter’s fiancé had illegal sexual relations with the daughter at a former residence.

• At 5:15 p.m. a woman called from the 11300 block of Buckeye Court to report she saw a man in a black, hooded sweatshirt trying to break into her garage. She went to get her son in the home and when they came back, the intruder had fled.

• At 7:51 p.m. a 20-year-old man who described his occupation as “Gatorade drinker” was booked into the Wayne Brown Correctional Facility for threatening a crime and assault with a deadly weapon other than a firearm. Bail was $10,000.

• At 8:53 p.m. a caller from the 12000 block of Combie Road asked that a deputy come take the weapons out of the residence. The caller said their grandson who was in the emergency room at Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital had threatened to shoot them, his grandparents.

• At 9:51 p.m. a caller reported that their son had been assaulted at the Interstate Church on Spenceville Road.

• At 10:40 p.m. a caller from the 15000 block of Carrie Drive said a subject hit him in the head with a brush.

• At 10:53 p.m. a caller from the 10000 block of Wild Turkey Lane reported she let her daughter drive her car and found out later it had been sold. The caller was requesting the department to get the vehicle back.

• At 11:05 p.m. a caller from Commerical Street said a subject was walking down the street with a gun, possibly at 9 mm. The subject was a male, 25 to 30 years old, 5 foot, 10 inches tall, with brown hair and sideburns.

• At 11:12 p.m. a caller said subjects were spinning donuts in their vehicles in the snow at the Union Hill School parking lot.


• At 10:13 a.m. a caller from the 10000 block of Park View Lane reported her mother had blocked her vehicle in the driveway so that she could not leave the house.

• At 10:52 a.m., the California Highway Patrol received a call from the 5 Mile House Restaurant area on Highway 20 from a Caltrans worker doing chain control. The worker wanted a person charged with “verbal assault,” and said a subject driving a silver Honda had been harassing him.

• A 12:34 p.m. caller from the 10100 block of Kearney Court wanted to report witchcraft in her neighborhood. The subject sounded extremely intoxicated but said she had not been drinking. A second caller from the residence said the first caller had been consuming perfume and hair spray that morning.

• At 1:06 p.m., a caller from the 19100 block of Valkenburg Lane reported fraudulent charges against her debit card.

• At 2:20 p.m., a caller said a woman he is trying to contact in the 23100 block of Highway 20 so that he can write a book about where she was born refuses to answer her door. The sheriff’s office told the man she didn’t have to.

• At 7:26 p.m., a 44-year-old Nevada City woman was booked into the Wayne Brown Correctional Center for inflicting injury on a spouse or cohabitant. Bail was $25,000.

• At 9:16 p.m., a 48-year-old Nevada City man was booked into the Wayne Brown Correctional Facility for inflicting injury on a spouse or cohabitant, battery with serious bodily injury, assault with a deadly weapon other than a firearm, assault with a deadly weapon on transportation personnel and driving while suspended. Bail was set at $25,000.

• At 10:20 p.m., a caller from the 10600 block of Silver Way reported people banging on pie tins together across the street.

• At 10:31 p.m. a caller from the 17300 block of Norlene Way reported juveniles, “throwing snowballs at houses with gusto.”


• At 9:17 a.m., a caller from the 14700 block of Sun Forest Drive reported a burglary to their garage.


• At 5:24 p.m. a Mill Street caller reported a man was harassing downtown patrons.

• At 5:58 p.m., a caller from the 200 block of Cypress Hill Drive said her 9-year-old son was out of control.

• At 8:34 p.m., a caller from the 400 block of French Avenue said someone broke into their residence and caught the oven on fire.

• At 11:52 p.m., a caller from the 100 block of Mill Street said someone tried to kick their back door in.


• At 12:09 a.m. a caller from 100 Glasson Way said a man had pushed his wife against a wall at the Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital emergency room.

• At 7:39 a.m., a caller from the 400 block of Kate Hayes Street reported that snow had caused a power line to sag into a tree, catching it on fire.

• At 9:59 a.m. a caller reported people were calling his mother at the Sierra Mobile Home Park and asking her for cash and her Social Security number.

• At 10:27 p.m. a caller reported children throwing snowballs at vehicles on Brighton Street. Twelve juveniles were contacted and counseled by officers. At 10:29 p.m., another call came in from the 300 block of Sutton Way saying that children had hit a bus with snowballs five or six times.

• At 10:45 p.m. a caller said a man was out of control in the 100 block of Dorsey Drive and trying to stab himself with a knife. The man was taken for a psychiatric exam.


• At 9:05 a.m. a man called and said a subject was breaking into a residence on the 200 block of Lloyd Street. A man at the scene was booked into the Wayne Brown Correctional Center for unauthorized entry of property.

• At 9:50 a.m. a caller said an abandoned residence at Dalton and School streets was no longer boarded up and footprints in the snow indicated transients may be living there.

• At 11:15 a.m. a caller from the 100 block of Park Avenue said a man she has a restraining order against keeps calling her and threatening to come to her residence to kill her.

• At 12:04 p.m. a caller from the 100 block of Northridge Drive reported that someone stole his newspaper and he could see their footprints in the snow on his lawn.

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