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Police blotter


• At 1:02 p.m., a woman called from the 100 block of Dorsey Drive to report her wallet stolen from her car and her ATM card used at businesses around town. Police took a report for burglary and fraud.


• At 1:25 a.m., police arrested a 20-year-old Penn Valley woman on East Main Street for being drunk in public.

Nevada City

Police Department


• At 12:13 p.m., a caller reported three male juveniles shoplifted from a grocery store on the 700 block of Zion Street and left in a Chevy Blazer. A deputy detained the juveniles at the high school.

• At 8:55 p.m., a caller from the 200 block of Nevada Street reported a hit-and-run accident just occurred. Deputies took a report.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• At 12:10 p.m., a caller from the 11000 block of Slate Creek Road reported a vehicle with three to four juveniles drove up to the mailbox, put an explosive device in the newspaper box and blew it up. Deputies took a report for vandalism.

• At 1:29 p.m., deputies arrested a juvenile on the 10000 block of Rough and Ready Highway for making threats against a school’s vice principal.

• At 6:50 p.m., a caller from the Los Angeles Police Department reported a runaway child from Los Angeles may be concealed at a relatives house on the 13000 block of Lake Wildwood Drive. Deputies would not check pending the fax from LAPD of a valid court order.

• At 7:33 p.m., a woman reported her vehicle’s window was broken at Purdon Crossing at the Yuba River.

• At 8:25 p.m., a caller reported $20 was taken from a vehicle at Purdon Crossing at the Yuba River.


• At 7:46 a.m., a caller from the 10000 block of Ladybird Drive reported the theft of a Gold Macaw. Deputies took a report for grand theft.

• At 8:32 a.m., a man called to report his wife witnessed a man chasing a woman across traffic at Highway 49 and Combie Road. The CHP was notified of possible road rage.

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