Police Blotter " Aug. 5, 2008 | TheUnion.com

Police Blotter " Aug. 5, 2008

Grass Valley

Police Department


9:59 a.m. ” A caller from the 200 block of South Church Street reported ongoing thefts in the area, including parking cones used by a church.

11:05 a.m. ” A suspicious man with blood covering his face was reported by a caller at McCourtney Road and Brighton Street. Officers extensively checked the area but could not find the man.

1:41 p.m. ” A caller from the 200 block of Lloyd Street reported they returned a neighbor’s dog and he refused it, saying “I’m trying to get rid of it.” The case was referred to animal control.

6:45 p.m. ” A caller from a business on the 100 block of McKnight Way reported her purse was taken from her office. A petty theft report was taken.

7:50 p.m. ” Officers searched but could not find a man seen by a caller stumbling on Highway 49.

9:25 p.m. ” A rollover accident was reported at South Auburn Street and McKnight Way.


12:51 a.m. ” A juvenile female was cited and released to her father for breaking curfew downtown.

9:22 a.m. ” A caller on the 100 block of South School Street reported a male and a female were in an argument and throwing things out of a second-story window. Officers took a report but no crime occurred.

9:55 a.m. ” A caller from the 600 block of LeDuc Street reported the theft of some pills and loose change from their vehicle.

11:03 a.m. ” A caller from the 100 block of Castlemont Drive reported she was not satisfied with the work of a landscaping crew at her home, paid the firm and felt threatened when the crew became angry. She asked that officers log the incident.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


8:49 a.m. – A caller from McCourtney Road reported an injured deer at the side of the road.

11:07 a.m. – A caller from 17000 block of Lawrence Way reported a vehicle was vandalized with a smashed windshield.

12:38 p.m. – A caller from the 10000 block of Riata Way reported a gallon of hydraulic fluid was dumped into Magnolia Creek. A county environmental health officer was advised.

1:31 p.m. – A caller from the 200 block of Broad Street reported a man who vandalized property the night before had returned and tried to offer a check for the damages.

2:08 p.m. – A caller from the 13000 block of Kantorberry Court reported vandalism to a driveway gate.

3:35 p.m. – A caller from the 11000 block of Cedar Springs reported the caller’s 20-year-old daughter saw a mountain lion while out hiking in the woods.

3:35 p.m. – A caller from the 10000 block of Goodenough Court reported a subject was in urgent care after being shot in the finger with a BB gun.

4:43 p.m. – A caller from the 19000 block of Chaparral Circle reported a large amount of smoke.

5:06 p.m. thru 5:28 p.m. – Callers from four neighborhoods reported a fire.

5:28 p.m. – A 911 caller from the 15000 block of Rough and Ready Highway reported a vehicle accident with one person unconscious.

7:59 p.m. – A man from the 12000 block of Francis Drive reported having a disturbance with his in laws who would not return his child to him.

8:35 p.m. – A caller from the 10000 block of Goodenough Court reported an assault.

” Dave Moller and Laura Brown

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