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Police blotter


• At 12:50 p.m., a caller from the 400 block of Mill Street reported a person tried to pry open the front door of a residence sometime last week. The person did not enter the residence but damaged the door. An officer took a report.

• At 1:12 p.m., a caller reported a dispute inside a car on East Main Street at Stewart Street. A man was reportedly forced into a vehicle with a female driver. The car was last seen headed toward Rough and Ready. Police checked the area extensively within city limits and were unable to locate the car.

• At 3:27 p.m., a caller reported a noninjury accident on Mill Street at Neal Street.

• At 3:50 p.m., a woman called to report her concern about drivers going around buses when the bus’s red lights were flashing. She said she saw four cars go around the bus on Sutton Way this afternoon.

• At 6:50 p.m., a caller from the 200 block of Sutton Way reported hearing a male voice yelling in a field in the back of an apartment complex. Police made contact with a 42-year-old man and arrested him for probation violation.

• At 6:56 p.m., police cited a 23-year-old man for shoplifting on the 600 block of Freeman Lane.

• At 11:07 p.m., a man called from a gas station on the 1000 block of Plaza Drive to report he had been assaulted by a man who left in a red car. The man was the back-eat passenger, with a heavyset man driving and a woman sitting in the front passenger seat. Police checked the area and were unable to locate the car. They took a report for assault.


• At 12:25 a.m., police arrested a 43-year-old man on Highway 49 near the Bennett Street onramp for driving under the influence and being under the influence of a controlled substance.

• At 6:01 a.m., a caller from the 500 block of Packard Drive reported the theft of duck decoys.

• At 11:55 a.m., a caller from the 100 block of Carpenter Street reported a rock hit a skylight. Police determined it was possibly a walnut.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• At 1:28 p.m., a caller from the 11000 block of Lakeshore North reported identity theft. Five credit card accounts were opened and charged in the caller’s name. A deputy took a report for identity theft.

• At 2:26 p.m., a caller from the 18000 block of Wildflower Drive reported the theft of mail.

• At 6:49 p.m., a woman called from the 13000 block of Rough and Ready Highway to report her daughter was smoking marijuana in front of her younger brother and refusing to reveal where it was. The woman said she was leaving the residence to go to Bible study but wanted a deputy to cite the girl while she was gone. When the deputy was at the residence to cite the girl, she ran.

• At 7 p.m., a caller from the 11000 block of Lakeshore South reported a person threw pumpkins at the caller’s front door and left defecation on the caller’s porch. Police checked the area and were unable to locate anyone responsible.

• At 9:03 p.m., deputies alerted local law enforcement to be on the lookout for a 17-year-old girl who ran from them when they were about to cite her for disturbing the peace and being under the influence of marijuana.


• At 7:43 a.m., a caller from the 13000 block of Loma Rica Drive reported a foul odor coming from an apartment. The caller said this had been ongoing and the fumes were so bad they were making other tenants sick in the building. A deputy made contact and there was no odor in the area. The caller was given the deputy’s card and told to call again when the smell is around.

Nevada City

Police Department


• At 5:20 p.m., someone on the 400 block of Nevada Street was transported to the hospital for medical reasons and his bicycle was taken for safekeeping.

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