Police blotter 6/29/07
Grass Valley Police Department
• At 11:49 a.m., a caller from the 100 block of Stewart Street wanted to file a report for domestic violence that occurred Tuesday morning. Police were on the lookout for a 28-year-old Penn Valley man.
• At 1:19 p.m., a caller from the 500 block of Butler Street reported juveniles were shooting Airsoft guns and hit a man who just returned from the hospital. The caller later told police the neighbors apologized and a report was unnecessary.
• At 8:21 p.m., a woman from the 300 block of Sutton Way reported other tenants in her apartment building walk the hallways. They also open their door when the caller opens hers. Police advised the woman there was no criminal issue.
• At 9:37 p.m., a woman from Sutton Way reported a man who lives near a playground swore at her children while they were playing. Police determined there was no criminal activity.
• At 11:02 p.m., a woman from a store on the 1000 block of Sutton Way reported she refused to sell alcohol to people and they insisted she had to. Police contacted the woman. The people demanding the alcohol left before police arrived.
• At 7:56 a.m., a caller from a grocery store on McKnight Way reported a person in the store was out of control. Police contacted a 39-year-old man and removed him from the property. He was advised not to return.
• At 12:08 p.m., a caller from Rattlesnake Road reported hearing a siren or an “air raid-like” sound. Police were unable to locate the source of the sound.
• At 12:37 p.m., a caller from a business on the 10000 block of Combie Road reported a fraudulent check for the amount of $20,000. Three hours later, deputies arrested a 23-year-old man on suspicion of identity theft, burglary, driver’s license forgery attempted grand theft.
• At 5:55 p.m., a caller from the 14000 block of Retrac Way reported a barn was burglarized and people attempted to steal a car. The vehicle had a bad transmission and the driver drove it a quarter of a mile. Deputies were on the lookout for men who may have been on the property. The caller was going to put new locks on the gates.
• At 6:41 p.m., a caller from Lowell Hill and Red Dog Road reported hearing automatic gunfire in the area. Deputies were unable to locate the source of any gunfire or fireworks.
• At 2:50 a.m., someone called 911 from the 16000 block of Lisa Lane, then hung up. Dispatchers called back and talked with a man who said it was his 18th birthday, but there were no emergencies at the residence. Deputies arrested a woman near the party on Retrac Way on suspicion of public drunkenness. Dispatchers confirmed the party had been broken up.
• At 6:42 a.m., a man from the 10000 block of Grinding Rock Drive reported his 46-year-old son was having mental health issues. He was off his medication and was hearing voices. His son said God told him to kill his entire family at a yard sale this weekend. The son said he was going to drop off a story at The Union newspaper. He was driving a red Toyota Corolla. Deputies were on the look-out for him.
Nevada City Police Department
• At 9:17 a.m., a caller from the 100 block of Argall Way reported vandalism to construction equipment behind a business. Police took a report.
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