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Police blotter


• At 12:15 p.m. a verbal fight between two men was reported on the 400 block of Marshall Street.

• At 1:29 p.m., Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital called to say a mental health patient had walked away from the facility. The patient was found on West Berryhill Drive and transported back.

• At 4:16 p.m. a caller reported losing a camera at the Big A Root Beer Drive In. When he went back to get it, the camera was gone.

• At 6:42 p.m. there was an accident at Sutton Way and Brunswick Road involving two trucks. A 34-year-old driver of one of the trucks was arrested for driving while intoxicated.

• At 7:42 p.m. a woman called from the 200 block of Washington Street and said her husband had assaulted her. A few minutes later, the husband called to say that his wife had assaulted him. After officers arrived they arrested the man, 25, for assaulting a spouse or cohabitant. The wife, 24, was also arrested for inflicting traumatic injury on the husband.

• At 8:08 p.m. a caller from the emergency room at Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital reported a man in his mid-20s with no shirt on was being abusive to nurses and was playing a boom box loudly. The man was gone by the time officers arrived.

• At 8:50 p.m. a caller from the 400 block of Main Street said his neighbor was pounding on the wall so hard that things were starting to fall of it.


• At 3:20 a.m., a man called from the 100 block of Rockwood Drive to report four to five rowdy men were outside of her house, taking plants and objects from her porch. Officers were unable to locate anyone.

• At 9:52 a.m. the Grass Valley School District called to report continuous vandalism to the Hennessy School. The vandalism is starting to occur on a regular basis.

• At 10:35 a.m., a caller at Nevada City Highway and Banner Lava Cap Road reported that a young man about 18 to 22 passed him over a double yellow line and then stopped his vehicle in the roadway. The driver then got out, approached the caller’s vehicle and threatened him before driving away toward Nevada City.

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• At 9:15 p.m. a person at the counter said a vehicle had been broken into while at the Independence Trail parking lot on Highway 49, just south of the South Yuba River.

• At 9:56 a.m. a person at the counter reported a theft and threats received by some individuals at the Liberty Bell Mine. A grand theft report was taken.

• At 10:01 a.m., a caller from the 18000 block of Brewer Road reported phone calls threatening to shoot his cats.

• At 11:15 a.m., a 49-year-old woman with an unknown address was booked into the Wayne Brown Correctional Facility on charges of burglary and a probation violation and on old charges of driving while suspended and failure to appear in court. Her bail was set at $10,000.

• At 11:22 a.m., a caller from Nevada Union High School reported finding counterfeit money.

• At 11:31 a.m., a caller from the 200 block of Commercial Street in Nevada City reported seeing the driver of a Suburban hit a parked car and flee the scene.

• At 1:04 p.m., a caller from the 24000 block of Oro Valley Road asked officers to take a burglary report.

• At 5:28 p.m., a caller said her husband was a coach at Nevada Union High School and he had just had a man threaten to kill him.

• At 5:56 p.m., a combative patient was taken from the 14000 block of Nutmeg Court to Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital.


• At 9:03 a.m., a caller from Greenwood Lane reported a sex crime that occurred to a minor.

• At 9:08 a.m., a person at the counter reported a credit card theft.

• At 9:12 a.m., a caller reports a juvenile was injured at the juvenile hall during an altercation with another juvenile. Both were rebooked for battery.

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