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Police Blotter

Grass Valley

Police Department


• At 4:41 p.m., police arrested a 48-year-old man in a store on the 600 block of Freeman Lane for shoplifting and parole violation.

• At 7:47 p.m., police arrested a 58-year-old man on Scandling at East Main for driving under influence, violation of probation, and driving with suspended license. The vehicle, a black Chevy pickup, was towed.


• At 10:55 a.m., a taxi and another vehicle collided in a parking lot on East Main Street at Brunswick Road. The matter was referred to the California Highway Patrol.

• At 12:25 p.m., a person from the 300 block of Sierra College Drive called to complain that a building had been vandalized by three male juveniles. An area check revealed urination on the floor. Police would inform parents of the juveniles.

• At 1:57 p.m., a 71-year-old man was arrested at a store on the 600 block of Sutton Way for shoplifting.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• At 5:30 p.m., a caller from the 14000 block of Lola’s Echo Road, called to report a possible rabid skunk under his deck. The reporting person requested help from animal control. Animal control reported later on having fired one shot.

• At 10:46 p.m., a caller from the 15000 block of Names Drive reported issues with her husband because he would not give her the medication she needs. Subject requested to be put through to mental health hotline only.


• At 10:33 a.m., a caller from the 16000 block of Indian Springs Road reported that he has a restraining order against the suspect who has been staying at the house for a week and is now refusing to leave. Reporting person said suspect was living in a cottage on the property.

• At 3:01 p.m, a caller from the 13000 block of Lake Wildwood Drive called 911 but hung up. When she was called back she said she had received a call from her estranged husband who just got out of court. Suspect told her what happened in court was going to cost her her life. Reporting person requested deputies. She has a valid restraining order against suspect that has been served already.

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