Police Blotter " Aug. 6 | TheUnion.com

Police Blotter " Aug. 6

Grass Valley

Police Department


n 11:15 a.m. – A caller from the 300 block of Pleasant Street reported the caller’s vehicle had been keyed.

n 3:00 p.m. – A man in the lobby from the 100 block of Murphy Street reported finding several vegetables in his yard, possibly fired from a potato gun. The man said he filed a report because he was afraid his dogs could be injured by future flying produce.

n 3:15 p. m. – A caller from the 100 block of Arcadia Drive said he had been receiving harassing phone calls from his daughter’s ex-husband since 3 a.m. The ex-husband was called by officers and urged to not call the family again.

n 5:17 p.m. – A business on the 1200 block of East Main Street reported six bags of recycling items were stolen overnight and requested extra patrol in the area.

n 7:49 p.m. – Officers responded to a report of a fight between two women and a man on the 1000 block of East Main Street. A woman there was transferred to Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital’s emergency room, where she was cited and released for battery, unauthorized entry of property and petty theft.

n 9:07 p.m. – A woman from Briarwood Lane reported her husband had just left the home and was driving while intoxicated. Patrolling officers were advised.


n 12:24 a.m. – Loud people on the 300 block of Henderson Street were contacted by officers and told to keep it down.

n 12:43 a.m. – A vehicle was repossessed on the 100 block of Glenbrook Drive, and the owner was unaware.

n 2:04 a.m. – A caller reported a loud party with firecrackers on Columbia Avenue. Responding officers got the homeowner to calm it down.

n 3:15 a.m. – A vehicle on the 100 block of Race Street was repossessed and the owner was aware of it.

n 7:28 a.m. – Animal control picked up an injured dog on Hollow Way that was just inside the freeway fence.

n 8:03 a.m. – A dead deer was reported in a front yard on the 100 block of Ventana Ridge Place.

n 8:16 a.m. – A business on the 1000 block of Sutton Way reported vandalism to equipment outside the store.

n 8:32 a.m. – A caller reported threats were made to the caller while at a business on McKnight Way.

n 8:34 a.m. – A man was cited and released at the Nevada County Fairgrounds for driving on suspended or revoked license. His vehicle was towed.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


n 1:53 p.m. – A caller from Purdon Crossing reported a vehicle parked by the road had been vandalized, possibly between late Saturday night or early Sunday morning.

n 2:28 p.m. – Officers arrested a youth on Joerschke Drive and notified the juvenile’s father.

n 4:59 p.m. – A woman from the 12000 block of Butterfly Drive reported a man who bought a boat from her was harassing her with telephone calls and text messages since June.

n 5:27 p.m. – A man from the 15000 block of Washington Road said he was walking down the street with his girlfriend when a man got out of a vehicle and started asking him questions about his ex-girlfriend. The man then punched the caller in the head and kicked him in the chest. The passengers in the vehicle forced the assailant back into the vehicle and drove off in an unknown direction.

n 8:33 p.m. – A caller from the 11000 block of Winter Moon Way reported a physical altercation between a father and a son.

n 8:59 p.m. – A caller from the 14000 block of Makikuja Drive reported vandalism to a house and theft of household items including the carpet.

n 9:26 p.m. – A caller from the 12000 block of Aspen Gold Drive reported a burglary at a residence.

– Dave Moller and Soumitro Sen

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