Police Blotter 7/8/07 | TheUnion.com

Police Blotter 7/8/07

Grass Valley

Police Department


• At 10:10 a.m., a caller from the 200 block of Mill Street reported that a dog had been left in a vehicle with no water. Officers gave the owner a verbal warning. At 4:03 p.m., a caller reported that the same dog had been left inside the same vehicle. Officers advised the owner that the dog would be taken into custody if found in the vehicle again.

• At 11:15 a.m., a caller from the intersection at Colfax Avenue and Hansen Way reported that drivers were running the stop sign on Colfax Avenue and not letting people with the right of way turn left. The caller requested extra patrol in the area.

• At 11:43 a.m., a caller from the Litton Trail near Hughes Road reported seeing a mountain lion chasing a coyote.

• At 6:20 p.m., a caller from the 200 block of Cypress Hill reported that a woman with long hair and bad teeth wearing a blue polo shirt imprinted with a vacuum logo was soliciting in the area. Officers were unable to locate the woman.

• At 7:23 p.m., a caller from a parking lot on the 1000 block of Sutton Way reported that someone might be living in a self-contained trailer that had been parked on Sutton Way for two weeks. Officers issued a warning to the owner.

• At 10:14 p.m., a caller from the 100 block of West Berryhill Drive reported that two people were acting suspicious and appeared to be hiding behind a pool office in a nearby park.

• At 10:19 p.m., a caller from a parking lot on the 100 block of Neal Street reported that a man driving a black SUV wearing a black shirt, jeans and cowboy boots was circling the parking lot asking for people, and had threatened to beat up the caller.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• At 1:35 a.m., a caller from the 10000 block of Broken Oak Court reported that a man in a truck parked across the street was looking into her windows and screaming at himself.

• At 8:00 a.m., a caller from East Bennett Road reported that while he was walking his dog he saw a large amount of glass and broken plastic from an accident on the roadway and a nearby vehicle.

Nevada City

Police Department


• At 3:42 p.m., a caller from the 600 block of West Broad Street reported a physical fight between two juveniles.

• At 9:01 p.m., a caller from the 400 block of Nimrod Street reported that some people were lighting fireworks in a nearby park. The fire department responded and said that the group was approved to finish off their fireworks.


• At 2:05 a.m., a caller from the 200 block of Broad Street reported that two people who were not guests were skinny-dipping in the pool.

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