Police blotter 7/24/07 | TheUnion.com

Police blotter 7/24/07

Grass Valley

Police Department


• At 1:44 p.m., a caller from South Auburn and Neal streets reported an accident involving a car and a motorcycle. Police took a report.

• At 3:01 p.m., a man called from a business on South Church Street and reported a man and a woman carrying backpacks were on his property earlier today, and he wanted police to tell them not to return. Police told them to move along.

• At 8:09 p.m., a caller from a business on South Auburn Street reported a man was drinking and contributing to the delinquency of a minor. Police arrested a man on suspicion of battery.

• At 9:51 p.m., a caller from Kate Hayes and Empire streets reported a possible drunken driver in a blue Grand Marquis. Police arrested a 37-year-old man on suspicion of drunken driving, driving with a suspended license and violation of probation.


• At 3:04 a.m., a caller from Mill and Chapel streets reported what sounded like a man screaming. Police checked the area and arrested a 19-year-old man on suspicion of resisting arrest and public drunkenness.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• At 11:54 a.m., a woman called to report finding a chocolate lab mix dog while backpacking on the South Fork Yuba River. The dog appeared to be very hungry. The woman wanted to keep the dog if Animal Control could not locate the owner.

• At 3:12 p.m., a caller from the Cascade Shores Marina reported two men and two women were involved in a fight. They had been drinking. A heavy man, possibly weighing 300 pounds, pushed a woman up against a tree and was being verbally abusive. Deputies were unable to locate the people involved in the fight.

• At 6:49 p.m., a caller from the 19000 block of John Born Road reported someone pulled a gun on him. Deputies arrested a woman on suspicion of criminal threats, battery and resisting a police officer.


• At 8:37 a.m., a caller from Newtown Road reported mailboxes were knocked down. The California Highway Patrol determined vandals were responsible.

• At 8:47 a.m., a woman from the 11000 block of Ball Road reported a person came at her boyfriend with a knife. A neighbor also reported a loud verbal disturbance. Deputies mediated the situation. No arrests were made.

Nevada City

Police Department


• At 6:34 p.m., a caller from Pioneer Park reported a man without a shirt was passed out on the bridge by the tennis courts. Police arrested the man.

• At 9:28 p.m., a caller from Boulder Street reported hearing a man yelling in strange outbursts. Police admonished the man on Little Deer Creek Trail.

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