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Police Blotter

Grass Valley Police Department


• At 12:29 p.m., a woman reported money had been taken from her account through a telephone solicitation scam. Police said they would follow up.

• At 3:39 p.m., two girls who were reported to be loitering in front of the bowling alley on the 400 block of Henderson St. were advised by police to move on.

• At 7:06 p.m., a caller from a restaurant in the 200 block of East Main Street reported that a male had eaten his dinner and left without paying a $17.40 bill, but he did leave a hat and sweatshirt at the restaurant. Police said they would be on the lookout.

• At 9:39 p.m. on Tuesday, a man drove into the Grass Valley Police Department parking lot and reported being followed by someone in a white sedan, whom he said had tailgated him since the town of Colfax with high beams on after he had braked for an animal crossing the road.


• At 9:07 a.m., a 49-year-old man was arrested for assaulting two employees of the convalescent hospital on the 100 block of Catherine Lane.

• At 10:43 a.m., a woman called to say she was receiving ongoing harassment from her landlord. Police determined it was a civil issue and advised her of possible actions.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


• At 11:55 a.m., a caller from a business on the 500 block of Searls Avenue said the boyfriend of an employee who had been laid off was making threats against the business.

• At 3:09 p.m., a woman came into the sheriff’s office to report tools had been stolen from her on the 11300 block of Butler Road, which she said had happened last summer.

• At 5:22 p.m., a caller said a locksmith stole the keys to the caller’s truck after the caller was unable to pay the locksmith until the end of the month. The sheriff’s office advised the caller of civil actions that could be taken.

• At 11:59 p.m., a woman called saying she had been followed through Nevada City after a disturbance at a local bar, but she was not willing to meet with an officer to give additional information.


• At 8:04 a.m., woman called to say neighbors were “peeling out” on the landscaped area of her property on the 14500 block of Charden Road, which she said was part of ongoing problems with them. The sheriff’s office made a log entry.

• At 9:31 a.m., a woman called to say mail she had been trying to send was stolen from her mailbox on the 21700 block of East Hacienda, which included money she was trying to send her mother.

• At 10:55 a.m., a deputy told squatters to leave PG&E property on Lowell Hill Road after a caller apprised the sheriff’s office of the situation.

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