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Police Blotter

Grass Valley

Police Department


• At 12:29 p.m., a caller from the 100 block of King Court reported coming home and finding a tree service cutting down the caller’s trees.

• At 6:26 p.m., a caller from the intersection of Neal and South Auburn streets reported a traffic light malfunction.

• At 6:11 p.m., a caller from a business on the 200 block of Clydesdale Court reported someone had tried to break into the building in the early morning. Officers found signs of damage to the building’s exterior.

• At 7:28 p.m., a woman from a business on the 100 block of South Auburn Street reported a man tried to get her into his vehicle while she was jogging. Officers arrested a 48-year-old man for driving under the influence.


• At 12:59 p.m., a caller from the 400 block of Doris Drive reported that a juvenile had been throwing rocks at cars and was last seen heading toward town with another juvenile.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• At 3:08 p.m., a caller from the 10000 block of Voyager Way reported a burglary to his residence.

• At 4:38 p.m., a caller from a business on the 15000 block of Washington Road reported that a woman hit her husband and left without paying the bill.

• At 8:22 p.m., a caller from the 14000 block of Hydraulic Ridge Close reported the theft of a leaf blower and ladder from her front porch. At 8:34 p.m., the caller notified deputies that the thief had returned the items.

• At 11:09 p.m., a caller from Highway 20 reported someone was throwing pumpkins off the overpass.


• At 6:42 a.m., a caller from the 11000 block of Newtown Road reported that someone kept rattling the back door, but when the caller looked outside, nothing could be seen.

• At 10:07 a.m., a woman from the 15000 block of Cottrell Road reported the theft of about $550 in diesel fuel from a tank on her property.

• At 11:36 a.m., a caller from the 12000 block of Loma Rica Drive reported the theft of scrap metal from the property.

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