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Police Blotter

Grass Valley

Police Department


• At 1:29 p.m., a caller from the 2000 block of Nevada City Highway reported juveniles in a truck were throwing rotten apples at a fast food restaurant.

• At 5:03 p.m., a woman called from the 200 block of West Main Street to report the man who had been stalking her was nearby on Mill Street at Main Street. Police arrested the man for violation of probation.

• At 6:17 p.m., a caller reported a suspicious-looking man was sitting in his parked vehicle on the 100 block of Neal Street and multiple people were seen at the passenger-side door. The caller suspected drug activity.

• At 7:11 p.m., a caller from the 100 block of Neal Street reported a man sitting in a red Corvette was slumped over into the passenger’s seat. The caller knocked on the Corvette’s window and the man did not respond. An officer responded and the man was fine.

• At 11:30 p.m., police arrested a 38-year-old man on Richardson Street and Washington Street for violation of probation.

• At 11:46 p.m., a caller from Penstock Drive reported 10-12 juveniles were standing around a vehicle. Police made contact with the juveniles who said they were toilet papering a friend’s vehicle as a practical joke. The juveniles cleaned up the toilet paper.


• At 12:28 a.m., police made a traffic stop on Squirrel Creek Road and arrested a 26-year-old man for driving with a suspended license and violation of probation.

• At 11:30 a.m., a caller from a hotel on the 400 block of South Auburn Street reported a man in one of the rooms was selling pharmaceutical drugs. Police made contact with the 21-year-old man and arrested him.

• At 11:35 a.m., a caller from the 100 block of Idaho Maryland Road reported a man was possibly drunk and was carrying a water bottle in a bag. Police arrested the man for being drunk in public.

• At 1:42 p.m., a woman called from the 1000 block of Segesworth Way to report her grandson was hit by a black Honda. Police took a report.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• At 12:49 p.m., a woman called from the 10000 block of East Drive to report some people were at her house and when she said she was going to call 911, they left.

• At 5:24 p.m., a caller from Alta Sierra reported he was assaulted in a road rage incident. The CHP responded.

• At 6:10 p.m., a caller from the 13000 block of Clancy Way reported a pit bull was outside attacking her dogs and her family. A deputy made contact and the dog was returned to the owner.

• At 6:24 p.m., a caller from the 13000 block of Auburn Road reported a man and a juvenile girl were acting strange together at a movie theater. The man was holding the juvenile in a strange manner. The report was unfounded. The man was fine and the juvenile was “really clingy.”

• At 8:24 p.m., a caller from the 15000 block of Skaith Bend Road reported approximately 10 people were holding approximately four people hostage. The report was unfounded. When a deputy arrived, the people were asleep.

• At 8:35 p.m., a caller from the 10000 block of Combie Road reported an elderly man buying lottery tickets was wearing red tights, thong underwear and a T-shirt. He did not seem to know he didn’t have pants on. Deputies were unable to locate the man.

• At 11:33 p.m., a caller from the 15000 block of Bobel Lane advised he would be shooting pigs on the property and he had a permit.


• At 8:48 a.m., a caller form the 13000 block of Gas Canyon Road reported a neighbor was shining an infra-red light into the caller’s house at night. It was over an ongoing disagreement over a property easement. The caller also reported hang-up phone calls.

• At 12:02 p.m., a caller from the 13000 block of Garden Bar Road reported coming home to find phone lines disconnected to the wall and a loaded gun under a pillow in the bedroom. The caller was concerned due to a break up.

Nevada City

Police Department


• At 9:33 a.m., a person was arrested at the courthouse on Church Street for being under the influence of a controlled substance.

• At 12:14 p.m., a caller from the courthouse on the 200 block of Church Street reported a note was left at the law library stating bodies are located on a piece of property. A map was included.

– Robyn Moormeister

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