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Police blotter


• At 11:39 a.m., a woman called from Delia Court to report that her neighbor ran over a stop sign at the corner of Delia Court and Kathleen Way. Police took a report.

• At 1:08 p.m., a caller from the 1000 block of East Main Street reported an irate customer at a smog station left without paying for service.

• At 2:48 p.m., police arrested two people at a business on the 100 block of South Auburn Street. An 18-year-old woman was arrested for resisting arrest, obstructing or resisting a police officer and battery of a police officer, and an 18-year-old man was arrested for resisting arrest, false representation of identity to a peace officer, battery of a police officer and obstructing or resisting a police officer.

• At 3:30 p.m., a caller from the 200 block of Mill Street reported several juveniles were doing damage to a parking lot. Police cited some of the juveniles for possession of less than an ounce of marijuana.

• At 4:12 p.m., a caller from Freeman Lane reported an elderly man was driving a handicap cart from a nearby grocery store on the roadway. An officer checked the area and was unable to locate the man.

• At 6:22 p.m., a caller reported a big rig crashed into a stop sign and part of a fence on McCourtney Road at Mill Street. Officers were unable to locate the truck and a temporary stop sign was requested from public works.

• At 6:32 p.m., local law enforcement was on the lookout for a runaway 16-year-old girl who had brain damage from a traumatic injury. She was impressionable and considered at risk. The girl was located by police.

• At 9:36 p.m., a caller from the 100 block of Neal Street reported two girls and two boys were spitting in bushes and urinating in bushes near a business. Police were unable to locate the juveniles.

• At 9:53 p.m., police assisted with downed power lines on the 10000 block of Alta Street. The Fire Department was also on scene and the roadway was opened.

• At 11:16 p.m., a caller from a gas station on East McKnight Way reported a man drove off without paying for $55.80 in gas.

• At 11:46 p.m., police responded to a fight and arrested a 37-year-old man on Mill Street for violation of probation.


• At 10:30 a.m., a caller from the 200 block of South School Street reported a man was undressing in front of a window. The caller said the building was condemned and no one was supposed to be there. Police made contact with the man, who said he was renting. Police would follow up.

• At 1:34 p.m., a caller reported a man, who was possibly homeless, loitering at the CHP building on the 900 block of Sutton Way.

• At 1:54 p.m., police arrested a 41-year-old man on the 400 block of Neal Street for public drunkenness.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• At 1:15 p.m., a man called from the 13000 block of Bitney Springs Road to report his car was vandalized sometime last night.

• At 6:41 p.m., a caller reported a boy had broken into a house on the 11000 block of Linnet Court and was drinking alcohol there. Deputies checked the area for the boy and took a report for burglary and vandalism.

• At 9:03 p.m., a caller from the 18000 block of Hummingbird Drive reported the juvenile wanted for burglary was in the front yard. Deputies arrested the boy and booked him into Juvenile Hall.

Nevada City

Police Department


• At 3:22 a.m., police arrested a person on the 900 block of Helling Way for drunken driving.

• At 9:07 a.m., a caller from the 700 block of Zion Street reported a man and a woman were shoving and pushing each other. Officers stood by while the couple “worked it out.”

Fire Calls


• At 7:40 p.m., a caller from the 100 block of Park Avenue reported hearing an alarm and smelling smoke at a school. Firefighters were unable to locate the source of the smell.

– Robyn Moormeister

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