Police Blotter 7/14/07 | TheUnion.com

Police Blotter 7/14/07

Grass Valley

Police Department


• At 10:12 a.m., a caller from the 100 block of Townsend Street reported trees were on the telephone lines. AT&T was notified.

• At 10:15 a.m., a caller from a restaurant on the 700 block of Taylorville Road reported four juveniles dine-and-dashed. They ran over to a fast food restaurant. One of the girls changed clothes while inside the restaurant. Police took a report.

• At 12:02 p.m., a caller from the 200 block of Mill Street reported a male juvenile with blond dreadlocks called “The Lion” was with five people and was smoking something out of a test tube with a red straw. Police were unable to locate the juveniles.

• At 3:17 p.m., a caller from the 1000 block of Segesworth Way reported man with long black hair was drunk. Police arrested a 48-year-old man on suspicion of public drunkenness.

• At 5:04 p.m., police cited a 16-year-old boy in downtown Grass Valley on suspicion of possession of a switch-blade knife more than two inches long.

• At 7:20 p.m., a woman called from East Main Street to report a thin man wearing cut-off shorts without a shirt and driving a beige sedan drove up to a car wash and hit her son 15-20 minutes ago. Police took a report.

• At 7:53 p.m., a caller from the 100 block of West Berryhill Drive reported a man was not supposed to be there and someone had been assaulted. Police took a report for battery.

• At 8:18 p.m., a caller from the 100 block of Bank Street reported a man fell down on the sidewalk. Police arrested a 49-year-old man on suspicion of public drunkenness and violation of probation.


• At 12:53 a.m., a caller from the 100 block of School Street reported a verbal fight between two men in their 20s. Someone threw rocks at an apartment building and was attempting to drive away. Police arrested a 22-year-old man for warrants and a 20-year-old man on suspicion of disturbing the peace.

• At 2:43 a.m., a woman called from the 200 block of South Church Street to report hearing a man say, “Oh great, I’m going to die on the steps of a church.” The woman heard the voice through her open window and she could not see anyone on the steps of the church. Police checked the area and were unable to locate the man.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• At 5:29 p.m., a caller from a business on Pleasant Valley Road reported skateboarders were yelling threats. The caller was concerned about retaliation. A deputy was informed.

• At 7:43 p.m., a caller from the 12000 block of Francis Drive reported a juvenile said his mother was “possessed.” Deputies mediated the situation and advised mother and son to stay away from each other.

• At 11:34 p.m., a caller from the parking lot on the South Yuba River reported 10 to 11 people were setting off fireworks. Deputies talked with the people.


• At 12:19 a.m., a caller from La Barr Meadows Road reported a television was in the middle of the roadway. Deputies responded.

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