Police blotter 4/10/07 | TheUnion.com

Police blotter 4/10/07


• At 2:48 a.m., police arrested a 36-year-old man on Colfax Avenue on suspicion of drunken driving.

• At 2:02 p.m., a caller reported a man was being seen by a doctor after an accident that occurred at 9 a.m. at a new stop sign on Idaho-Maryland Road and the Highway 49 northbound offramp. An officer took a report.

• At 4:44 p.m., a woman called from the 400 block of Maryland Drive to report a man stole her keys and her 2005 Chevrolet Avalanche last night. The woman said the license had not come in the mail yet and could not give a correct VIN number for the vehicle. The woman said her purse was in the car and the car had On-Star service. Police took a report for a stolen vehicle.

• At 6:27 p.m., a caller from a gas station on McKnight Way reported a wild bird was in the store and it was injured. Animal Control would not respond because the bird was not a domestic animal. A dispatcher gave the caller a phone number for wild bird rescue.

• At 9:45 p.m., a woman called from the 300 block of Pleasant Street to report she was attacked by a strange cat and she locked it in her bathroom. Animal Control would handle the situation.

• At 10:52 p.m., a woman called from Sutton Way across from Oak Ridge Apartments to report two people were throwing objects at cars and hers was hit. There was no damage. Police checked the area and one person ran away. Police would follow up and determine if any vehicles were damaged.


• At 12:29 a.m., a caller from the 100 block of Scandling Avenue reported a person was sleeping behind a staircase. Police arrested a 42-year-old man on suspicion of inhaling a toxic substance with the intent of intoxication.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• At 7:38 a.m., a caller from the 14000 block of Homburg Way reported neighbors were involved in a verbal dispute and someone was going to destroy the caller’s car. Deputies responded and arrested one person on suspicion of public drunkenness.

• At 11:30 a.m., a caller from Shady Creek Lane reported hearing multiple gun shots. All was quiet when deputies arrived.

• At 2:33 p.m., a caller from McCourtney Road and Patterson Valley Road reported a man wearing all camouflage, approximately 20 years old, was carrying a rifle. Deputies were unable to locate the man.

• At 2:58 p.m., a caller from the 11000 block of Pleasant Valley Road reported a house was broken into and computer equipment was stolen. Deputies took a report for burglary.

• At 4:33 p.m., a caller from the 10000 block of Cedro Road reported overhearing possible domestic violence. Two children, 4 and 6, were in the house. Deputies arrested a woman on suspicion of battery on a non-cohabitant with whom the defendant has had relations and a man was arrested on suspicion of battery of a spouse or cohabitant. The children were OK and they were in the custody of their aunt.

• At 8:10 p.m., a caller from a bar on the 29000 block of Highway 49 in North San Juan reported two women were in a physical fight. Dispatchers called back and determined the women had left the bar. An officer would check on their welfare.

• At 9:09 p.m., someone on the 25000 block of Oro Valley Road called 911 then hung up. Dispatchers called back and determined a woman took her daughter’s keys because she had been drinking and the mother didn’t want her to drive. The daughter became very upset and started throwing things around the house. Deputies responded and arrested a 19-year-old woman on suspicion of resisting a police officer, battery, vandalism and disturbing the peace.

• At 11:25 p.m., a caller from the 14000 block of Pammy Way and Alta Sierra Drive reported people were throwing rocks at homes and vehicles in the area.


• At 10:15 a.m., a caller from the westbound lanes on Highway 80 reported a vehicle fire. The CHP was notified.

Nevada City

Police Department


• At 10:33 p.m., police arrested a 26-year-old man on the 300 block of Bridge Way on suspicion of violation of parole.

-Robyn Moormeister

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