Police blotter 5/30/07 | TheUnion.com

Police blotter 5/30/07


• At 9:23 a.m., a person in the police station lobby reported a transient was sleeping in an old used car lot on East Main Street across from the post office. Police contacted a 30-year-old man and advised him to move on.

• At 12:53 p.m., a woman at the police station reported a man had not returned her children to her. A 46-year-old man responded to the Police Department and police arrested him on suspicion of violation of a domestic restraining order.

• At 1:55 p.m., a woman called from the 200 block of Sutton Way to report a man assaulted her and broke her cell phone so she could not call police. Police arrested the 21-year-old man on suspicion of battery.

• At 2:14 p.m., a caller reported receiving a call about a rattlesnake bite from an unknown location. The caller transferred the call to Calfire, but the person hung up before a Calfire dispatcher answered.

• At 3:14 p.m., a caller from Alta Street at Linden Road reported a person cutting down a tree was damaging the caller’s property. The caller said the person appeared “very out of it.” Police contacted a 40-year-old man and arrested him on suspicion of possession of marijuana, being under the influence of a controlled substance and trespassing.

• At 5 p.m., a caller from the 100 block of Carpenter Street reported a woman’s watering system was on and it was making a lake in her front yard but the caller did not feel comfortable off the water due to ongoing issues with the neighbor. An officer responded. There was no damage to the yard.

• At 6:56 p.m., a woman called from the 300 block of Dorsey Drive to report someone had been repeatedly breaking into her apartment and suspicious things were happening to her furniture. Things have gone missing, then showed up. Police contacted the woman and determined no crime had occurred.

• At 6:59 p.m., a caller from a convenience store on Brunswick Road reported a man just assaulted his “ex.” Police arrested a 49-year-old man on suspicion of violation of a domestic restraining order, drunken driving, assault and violation of probation. Police also contacted a woman and arrested her on suspicion of drunken driving.

• At 9:22 p.m., a caller from a fast food restaurant on the 11000 block of Nevada City Highway reported a man with long, dirty blond hair was in the lobby with his children. He had been kicked out before for screaming at employees. The man left before police arrived.

• At 9:26 p.m., a woman called from Glenwood Drive to report three vehicle had been broken into and nothing was stolen. However, she and the neighbors requested extra patrol.


• At 2:58 a.m., police stopped a vehicle at a gas station on East Main Street. The driver had not been drinking. The driver was a newspaper delivery person.

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• At 6:15 a.m., a woman called from the 21000 block of Ramkem Court to report a physical fight. She said a man threw her down, then she said she did not want to live any longer. The man requested an ambulance for chemotherapy. Deputies arrested the woman on suspicion of battery.

• At 10:43 p.m., a man called from the 11000 block of Black Road to report his tenant assaulted him. The tenant called and said her landlord assaulted her by dragging her to the ground and hitting her in the face and stomach. Deputies mediated the situation and people were advised of the eviction process.

• At 10:43 p.m., a caller from Highway 49 in North San Juan reported vehicle were spinning out and possibly racing near School Street. Several callers reported a party was taking place on the 29000 block of Highway 49. The CHP responded.

• At 10:57 p.m., a woman called from the 13000 block of Red Dog Road to report her son was angry and had a shotgun. Deputies arrested a 20-year-old man on suspicion of resisting an executive officer. Behavioral Health staff would meet with the man at the jail.


• At 1:45 a.m., a woman called from Ridge Road and Gold Flat Road asking how long it would take to “bleed out.” She said she cut a main artery in her thigh. The fire department and the Grass Valley Police Department were also notified. Police were unable to locate the woman.

• At 10:06 a.m., a caller from the 10000 block of McCourtney Road reported hearing several gunshots then someone screaming. Deputies determined the sound was fireworks.

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