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Police blotter


• At 2:16 p.m., police made contact with a convenience store on South Auburn Street and took a report for fraudulent use of account information and identity theft.

• At 7:10 p.m., a man called from the 100 block of West Berryhill Drive to report his ex-wife sold his XBox 360 video game system. Police determined the issue was civil, not criminal.

• At 8:17 p.m., a caller from the 1900 block of Nevada City Highway reported someone just broke out the front window to a business.

• At 8:20 p.m., a caller from the 300 block of Miner’s Trail reported a break in the main water line. Public Works responded.

• At 110:23 p.m., police chased a possible prowler on the 300 block of Alta Street. He was wearing a gray sweatshirt and a maroon 49er baseball cap. Police were not able to catch the man.


• At 7:57 a.m., a caller from Brighton Street and Packard Street reported a noninjury accident.

• At 3:10 p.m., a caller from the 100 block of Gray Avenue reported a broken water line.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• At 11:50 a.m., a woman called from the 16000 block of Trails End to report her medical marijuana garden was vandalized and 15 plants were stolen. Deputies took a report for petty theft.

• At 1:45 p.m., a caller from the 12000 block of Apple Orchard Lane reported mail was being tampered with.

• At 2:01 p.m., a caller from the 11000 block of Wolf Road reported vandalism with spray paint.

• At 4:41 p,m., Child Protective Services took custody of a juvenile on the 10000 block of Pingree Road.

• At 6:22 p.m., a caller from the 700 block of Hoover Lane reported the theft of an iPod from in front of a school. A deputy took a report.


• At 5:44 a.m., a caller from Newtown Road reported an injured deer near Bitney Springs Road. Animal Control took care of the situation.

• At 7:16 a.m., a caller from the 11000 block of McCourtney Road reported a man entered the grower’s market with his dog off the leash, and became very irate and made threats when he was told dogs were not allowed in the grower’s market.

• At 9:42 a.m., a woman called from the 17000 block of Penn Valley Drive to report seven lit cigarettes were put in her building mail slot.

Nevada City

Police Department


• At 9:39 p.m., a woman called from the 200 block of Broad Street to report an ex-employee has been stalking her and just tried to attack her as she was leaving work. Police took a report.

• At 11:31 a.m., police issued an alert to area law enforcement to be on the lookout for a man who passed counterfeit bills at a gas station on Sacramento Street 25 minutes ago.

Fire Calls


• At 4:22 p.m., a caller from Highway 49 near La Barr Meadows Road reported a possible brush fire. Fire personnel reported the fire was extremely small.

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