Police blotter 6/28/07 | TheUnion.com

Police blotter 6/28/07

Grass Valley Police Department


• At 5:17 p.m., a caller from the 300 block of Sutton Way reported finding marijuana plants. Police would follow up.

• At 6:47 p.m., a caller from a business on the 700 block of Maltman Drive reported an employee stole from the business over the weekend and it was on tape. An officer contacted the caller, who said the incident would be handled in a civil manner. If the items were not returned, the caller would contact police again.

• At 6:48 p.m., a caller from the 200 block of West Main Street reported an accident involving a motorcycle and a vehicle. Police took a report and advised the motorcyclist not to ride the motorcycle, but he did so anyway.

• At 7:13 p.m., a woman in the police station lobby reported her car tires were slashed while the car was parked in the hospital parking lot.

• At 10:14 p.m., police arrested a 58-year-old man on East Main Street at Dorsey Drive on suspicion of drunken driving.

• At 10:22 p.m., a caller from the 100 block of Conoway Avenue reported someone just tried to kick in the front door. Police checked the area and were unable to locate any suspects. The door was not damaged.

• At 11:38 p.m., a caller from a grocery store on the 800 block of Sutton Way reported a fight inside the store. Police contacted the caller. The people involved in the fight were gone.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• At 8:36 a.m., a woman called from a gas station on the 16000 block of Penn Valley Drive to report a man in a wheelchair stole a can of beer and a bottle of Jack Daniel’s. The man was drinking a beer on the station property. The man returned the whiskey after an off-duty California Highway Patrol officer confronted him. The woman still wanted to press charges. A deputy responded.

• At 9:34 a.m., a woman called from the 10000 block of Castaway Court to report her ex-husband was using her address and telephone number to open credit card accounts.

• At 12:02 p.m., a woman reported she was assaulted in a care home in the year 1999 or 2000. The woman would call back later for a taped interview.

• At 12:56 p.m., a caller reported a runaway 14-year-old boy. He was last seen leaving a home on the 12000 block of Rough and Ready Highway.

• At 2:02 p.m., a caller from the 12000 block of Shady Lane wanted to file a complaint against a firefighter. The caller was advised of the proper number to call.

• At 4:05 p.m., a caller from Highway 49 at Wolf Road reported a short, gray-haired man was darting into traffic and hitting himself in the head. A CHP officer responded.

• At 6:15 p.m., a runaway youth returned to a home on Rough and Ready Highway.

• At 7:53 p.m., a caller from the 15000 block of Ricky Court reported raw sewage was dumped into the drainage canal. The county environmental health department was notified.

• At 8:21 p.m., a woman from the 10000 block of Adam Avenue reported a man looked into her window the night before, but she didn’t report it until today for religious reasons. A deputy contacted the woman and determined her claim was unfounded.

• At 10:16 p.m., a caller reported juveniles were having a big bonfire and party at Summit Ridge at Banner Quaker Hill Road.

• At 11:52 p.m., a caller from Owl Creek Road reported seeing two large bears. A deputy could not respond due to staffing issues.


• At 8:02 a.m., a caller from the 18000 block of Penn Valley Drive reported a vehicle was burglarized.

Nevada City Police Department


• At 2:26 p.m., a caller from a business on the 700 block of Zion Street reported someone stole a bottle of Gray Goose vodka and three bottles of an energy drink. Police were unable to locate the alleged thieves.

• At 7:31 p.m., a caller reported juveniles appeared to be lighting something on fire at the side of Nevada Street. Police were unable to locate a fire.

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