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Police blotter


• At 11:58 a.m., police arrested a 21-year-old woman on the 200 block of Joerschke Drive for burglary and forging a prescription.

• At 5:15 p.m., a caller from Brunswick Road and Sutton Way reported a man holding a sign that read “Family killed by ninjas. Need money for lessons.”

• At 5:22 p.m., a caller from Packard Street and Butler Street reported someone was throwing snowballs at vehicles and videotaping it.

• At 5:31 p.m., police helped someone who was locked out of a blue Dodge Neon on East Main Street.

• At 7:19 p.m., a caller from Olympia Park Road and Plaza Drive reported a non-injury accident between a Ford F150 and a Nissan Z.


• At 1:06 a.m., a caller from a bar reported an attempted carjacking just occurred under the freeway at South Auburn Street. Police checked the area and arrested a 26-year-old man for attempted carjacking, robbery and assault.

• At 9:31 a.m., a caller from Highway 174 at Rattlesnake Road reported a tree down with arching wires.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• At 12:29 p.m., a caller from the 15000 block of Washington Road reported he was assaulted. Deputies took a report for assault; mutual combat.

• At 12:36 p.m., a man called from the 10000 block of Bar Hill Road to report a dog was chasing and attacking his sheep along the fence line. The caller was referred to animal control.

• At 4:08 p.m., a woman called from the 21000 block of Brewer Road to report a verbal argument with her husband. Deputies took a report for spousal abuse. Deputies arrested the 51-year-old man and the caller obtained a restraining order.

• At 8:58 p.m., deputies took a reported missing 15-year-old boy into custody at American Hill Road in an area where several homeless people were camping.


• At 8:21 a.m., a caller from the 10000 block of Combie Road reported a man stole items from a hardware store. The man had a goatee and was wearing a black jacket and a beanie.

Fire Calls


• At 9:18 p.m., a caller from the 300 block of Pleasant Street reported a possible structure fire. It was a barbecue on someone’s back deck.

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