Police blotter 5/19/07 | TheUnion.com

Police blotter 5/19/07


• At 11:13 a.m., a caller from a business on the 100 block of Joerschke Drive reported receiving three counterfeit money orders. An officer would follow up.

• At 11:27 a.m., a caller from Freeman Lane reported a broken windshield with a rock laying next to it.

• At 12:53 p.m., police cited an 18-year-old at Elizabeth Daniels park on suspicion of furnishing a tobacco product to person under 18.

• At 3:20 p.m., police stopped a vehicle on the 100 block of West Berryhill Drive and cited a 30-year-old man for various vehicle code infractions. The man’s parole officer was advised. A 27-year-old woman in the car wanted the incident noted for a child visitation issue. Another passenger, a 28-year-old man, was arrested on a warrant.

• At 5:11 p.m., a caller from McCourtney Road and Auburn Road reported an elderly man driving a champagne-colored Honda ran a motorcyclist off the road and almost crashed into the caller’s vehicle. The motorcyclist did not need medical attention. The California Highway Patrol was notified.

• At 6 p.m., two callers reported a drunken juvenile at a bus stop at Church and Neal streets. One caller said the juvenile was barely breathing and possibly convulsing. The juvenile was transported to the hospital, and the juvenile’s friend was given a ride home.


• At 12:55 a.m., a caller from a bar on Neal Street reported a man standing at the intersection of Mill and Neal streets was threatening to fight. He said he was an Ultimate Fighting Championship champion. His had been kicked out of the bar, and another bar would not let him in. Police located the 22-year-old man and arrested him on warrants.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• At 9:02 a.m., a caller from the 23000 block of Scotts Flat Road reported a belligerent camper had been asked to leave and was refusing. The person had been too drunk to drive for three days. Deputies made an arrest and had a car towed.

• At 3:04 p.m., a caller from the 14000 block of Lodgepole Drive reported theft of mail.

• At 5:31 p.m., a caller from Stanislaus County requested service of a subpoena to a person who lives on the 11000 block of Becker Lane. The person may testify in a murder trial in that county.

• At 10:43 p.m., several callers reported a car hit a pole on Ball Street at Alta Sierra Drive. The driver left the scene of the accident, although there was extensive damage to the vehicle. The CHP arrested a 56-year-old woman on suspicion of drunken driving and hit-and-run resulting in property damage.

• At 12:06 a.m., a caller who lives on the 10000 block of Lombardi Road reported receiving annoying and harassing phone calls from a woman.


• At 12:10 a.m., a woman called from the 12000 block of Summit Ridge to request deputies check her residence. She said she had a bear on her property. She had returned from work, left her car lights on and was afraid to return outside and turn them off. She was advised there were no deputies available to respond at the time.

• At 2:38 a.m., a woman called from the 16000 block of Scopar Road to report hearing a bear tearing up cars in her driveway.

• At 6:01 a.m., a caller from the 15000 block of Bitney Springs Road reported a vehicle hit her fence. The crash victim was denying medical attention. The vehicle was stuck in a barbed-wire fence. The CHP responded.

• At 8:55 a.m., a caller from Duggans Road reported a group of mailboxes had been vandalized.

• At 9:10 a.m., a caller from Cameo Drive reported a mailbox was vandalized.

Nevada City

Police Department


• At 7:03 p.m., a caller from Nevada Street reported two sets of six gun shots went off in the area in the last five minutes. Police interviewed two people and were unable to prove any involvement.

– Robyn Moormeister

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