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Police blotter


• At 10:42 a.m., a caller from the 700 block of Freeman Lane reported a noninjury vehicle accident in a parking lot.

• At 12:05 p.m., police issued a citation in the Raley’s parking lot. A Lexus SUV was parked in a spot for the handicapped and no placard was displayed.

• At 12:29 p.m., a caller from the 100 block of Berryman Street reported a tenant was maliciously destroying an apartment by flooding the basement with a hose.

• At 1:50 p.m., a caller from a hotel on the 200 block of West Main Street reported a man left without paying his bill. Police took a report for defrauding an innkeeper.

• At 2:41 p.m., a caller from Chester Street reported hearing large explosions from the freeway. The caller said it also happened three nights ago. Information was given to a patrol officer.

• At 6:03 p.m., a woman called from the 600 block of Whiting Street to report juveniles from her apartment complex were leaving feces on her doorstep and on her vehicle.


• At 8:17 a.m., a caller from the 200 block of Dorsey Drive reported a man was causing a disturbance. Police responded and arrested the caller, 45-year-old woman, for a warrant.

• At 9:47 a.m., a caller from the 2200 block of Ridge Road reported a man and a woman were soliciting carpet cleaning services door-to-door. They became forceful and reluctant to leave the residence. They were driving an older red Ford van.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• At 2:18 p.m., a caller from the 11000 block of McCourtney Road reported a horse was down and no one could get it off the ground. Animal control responded.

• At 6:15 p.m., a woman called from the 11000 block of Red Ranch Road to report a man was threatening to physically hurt her. The man, heard in the background, sounded very drunk. The man left the residence.


• At 12:09 a.m., a caller reported a woman was driving drunk in a dark Dodge Dakota with three children in the vehicle. She was driving from Grass Valley to Colfax on Highway 174.

• At 6:19 a.m., the California Highway Patrol responded to a single-vehicle accident on McCourtney Road just south of Retrac Way. A car had gone into a ditch.

• At 9:18 a.m., a man called from the 13000 block of North Ponderosa Way to report his neighbor was threatening to drive a forklift through the caller’s gate.

• At 9:47 a.m., deputies were advised of a false report of an explosive device at Nevada Union High School.

• At 11 a.m., a caller from the 15000 block of Little Valley Road reported a runaway juvenile.

Nevada City

Police Department


• At 11:23 a.m., a man called to report he was assaulted at a gas station on Sacramento Street over the weekend.

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