Police blotter 3/26/07
• At 1:12 a.m., a caller from the 17000 block of Norlene Way reported an unknown subject pushing vehicles and other miscellaneous items into the road.
• At 2:46 p.m., a caller from the 14000 block of Gas Canyon Road reported unknown subjects had entered the gates of a wastewater treatment facility. The subjects had thrown mud all over the building and it also appeared as if they attempted to hit golf balls into the water tanks. The caller said the incident occurred on Thursday and requested a log entry only.
• At 2:51 p.m., a caller from the 10000 block of San Francisco Street reported a group of three to four subjects riding quads on the caller’s property and refused to stop when asked. The caller said the group has caused similar disturbances in the past.
• At 3:46 p.m., a caller from 17000 block of Norlene Way reported vandalism to a mailbox and a dirty diaper smeared all over vehicle belonging to the son of the caller.
• At 4:39 p.m., California Department of Forestry responded to a vehicle found over an embankment off Highway 49.
• At 6:20 p.m. Sheriff deputies responded to a report of multiple subjects honking horns and acting suspicious on Ponderosa Overpass.
• At 7:53 p.m., it was reported that a male subject was making repeated threatening phone calls to the Sheriff dispatch.
• At 7:56 p.m., a caller from the 200 block of Broad Street reported juveniles breaking duct work on the roof of a Nevada City business. All the subjects were wearing Yankee baseball uniforms.
• At 10:11 p.m., a woman made a 911 call from the 11000 block of Highway 174 to report her ex-boyfriend was on her property and refused to leave. The caller’s husband was outside trying to persuade the man to leave. The woman called back to report the man had broken into the residence where her children were. Sheriff deputies responded and escorted the man off the property.
• At 11:06 p.m., a caller from the 11000 block of Lower Circle reported a possible prowler in the area. The subject was last spotted walking west.
• At 1:43 p.m., an alarm sounded in the 300 block of Broad Street. The front window was broken at the Nevada City business.
Grass Valley Police Department
• At 7:40 a.m., a nurse called from the 600 block of Freeman Lane to report a man lying in a nearby field. The woman called back to say she was wrong and what she thought was a man was really a pile of concrete.
• At 11:20 a.m., a woman called from the corner of Neal and Mill Streets after she spotted an adolescent boy in baggy pants riding what looked like her son’s stolen bike now painted with black spray paint.
• At 12:25 p.m., a woman from the 100 block of McKnight Way called to report a middle-aged man with a goatee picked up her keys by mistake at a local laundromat. The woman wanted the incident recorded because she felt he was acting suspicious.
• At 1:44 p.m., a caller from West Main Street reported a 5 gallon gas can leaking fuel on the corner of West Main and Church Street. The fire department responded and picked up the can.
• At 3:32 p.m., a caller from the 100 block of East Berryhill Drive reported three juveniles behind trash cans yelling and throwing things.
• At 5:01 p.m., a caller from the 400 block of Cherry Lane reported six to eight juveniles in dark clothing smoking pot in the roadway.
• At 7:49 p.m., a caller from the 500 block of Sutton Way reported a shoplifter had taken a wireless outdoor camera from a business.
• At 2:49 a.m., a caller from the 1000 block of East Main reported rowdy customers in a parking lot. The caller could give no descriptions and no information on how many there were.
– Laura Brown
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