Police Blotter 7/4/07 | TheUnion.com

Police Blotter 7/4/07

Grass Valley

Police Department


• At 10:39 a.m., a caller reported a reckless driver on West Empire Street at Whiting Street. Police stopped the car, driven by a 39-year-old man who was physically impaired. Police advised the man not to drive. The passenger would drive.

• At 1:05 p.m., a person at the police station reported seeing a hit-and-run accident in front of a business on the 200 block of West Main Street. Police took the information, including a license plate number.

• At 4:07 p.m., a caller from the 700 block of Annex Avenue reported a loud stereo. Police contacted a band having practice. They would stop for the day.

• At 5:30 p.m., a caller from Elizabeth Daniels Park reported a group was getting ready to have a water fight. The caller locked the bathrooms. Police checked the area and found three people sitting on a bench. They were unable to locate the group the caller spoke of.

• At 7:40 p.m., a caller from the 100 block of Castlemont Drive reported a woman was walking in front of the house yelling obscenities. It happened frequently. Police would check the area.

• At 8:23 p.m., a caller from a grocery store on the 100 block of Freeman Lane reported a 14-year-old boy was detained on suspicion of shoplifting. The grocery store manager decided not to press charges. The youth left the property.

• At 10:02 p.m., a caller from the hospital emergency room reported a man left with extensive injuries to his feet and toes. The sheriff’s office told police dispatchers the man’s name and that he was intoxicated. A caller from the 1000 block of East Main Street reported the man was at his door and confessed he was in a fight and was eluding police. Police arrested the man on suspicion of drunken driving, driving with a suspended license and violating parole.


• At 7:02 a.m., police stopped a vehicle on Neal Street at a store parking lot and arrested a 23-year-old man on suspicion of giving a false name to a police officer and on a local warrant.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• At 9:31 a.m., a woman called from the 11000 block of Wolf Road to report someone blew up a mailbox across from her house during night.

• At 3:40 p.m., a caller from the 10000 block of Mills Road reported a car horn had been sounding off for the previous 20 minutes. The battery was disconnected and the horn stopped.

• At 5:23 p.m., a woman called from the 16000 block of Ernest Court to report annoying phone calls from a man in San Mateo County. The man was threatening her and her unborn child. The man was demanding money from her.

• At 9:44 p.m., a caller from the 19000 block of Cerrito Road reported a man was seeking treatment for his feet because of an explosion in his workshop. The man left the emergency room on foot.

Nevada City

Police Department


• At 5:28 p.m., a caller from Searls Avenue reported a person was outside yelling and throwing things in the front yard. Police arrested a juvenile female on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance. They also arrested a male juvenile on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance and violating probation.

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