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Police blotter


• At 9:36 a.m., a man reported illegal dumping in the Litton Trail/Sierra College area, and police said they would follow up.

• At 12:09 p.m., a woman called saying that a man driving a tan Ford pickup had shaken his fist at her about a parking spot in the Union Square Parking lot.

• At 4:08 p.m., a Grass Valley man was booked on an outstanding warrant on the 400 block of Chapel St.

• At 4:49 p.m., police responded to a call that a man was assaulting a woman on the 100 block of W. Berryhill Drive, but no charges were filed.

• At 5:30 p.m., three teenagers dressed in black – two girls and one boy – were seen lighting newspaper stands on fire on the 500 block of Henderson St. They left in a maroon Subaru before police arrived, and negligible damage was found.

• At 5:54 p.m., a Grass Valley man was booked on an outstanding warrant on Bennett St.

• At 9:52 p.m., domestic violence was reported on the 400 block of Maryland Drive. The parties involved had separated by the time police arrived and no charges were filed.


• At 5:43 a.m., a man was reported entering a residence on the 300 block of North School Street, taking money, then leaving through a back door.

• At 6:41 a.m., a GMC Jimmy rolled over in La Barr Meadows, one half-mile south of McKnight Way. Kilroy’s Towing was assigned to the accident.

• At 8 a.m., a rock was thrown through the front window of a store on the 100 block of Idaho-Maryland Road.

• At 10:54 p.m., an intoxicated young male illegally entered a house on the 600 block of Whiting Street and was booked into juvenile hall.

• At 11:52 p.m., several juveniles were seen vandalizing a residence with toilet paper on the 100 block of Kathleen Way.


• At 12:30 a.m., a wallet was reported stolen on the 400 block of Henderson Street.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


• At 8:59 p.m. a bartender on the 29000 block of Hwy. 49 reported she was attacked and grabbed by the hair. The suspect left before deputies arrived, and the sheriff’s office is following up.

• At 9:53 p.m. there a domestic violence call on the 200 block of Brock Rd. Nevada City police are still investigating.

Fire call


• At approximately 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Nevada City and Nevada County consolidated firefighters responded to smoke rising from the courthouse in Nevada City. The smoke was believed to be coming from a malfunctioning heating unit.

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