Police blotter: Dumping of puppies, butane canisters reported
Grass Valley Police Department
9:46 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of Colfax Avenue reported finding possible stolen property.
12:38 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 500 block of Sutton Way reported a theft.
1:13 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Kidder Avenue reported a van with suspicious people inside. A man was arrested on suspicion of possessing hash and controlled substances, as well as not having a valid license or registration.
4:37 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 800 block of Sutton Way reported a burglary to a vehicle.
8:42 p.m. — A caller from the 700 block of Sutton Way reported two people in a van smoking and drinking and throwing trash and causing a fire hazard. The vehicle had broken down and they were leaving shortly.
10:48 p.m. — A caller from Brighton Street and Packard Drive reported a man breaking bottles and yelling. He could not be located.
1:27 a.m. — A caller from a youth center reported two runaway juveniles at Alta Park, requesting assistance in bringing them back.
6:37 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Idaho-Maryland Road reported road rage; the situation was mediated.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
8:33 a.m. — A caller from the 12000 block of Banner Lava Cap Road reported possible transient camps in the area.
9:24 a.m. — A caller from Highway 20 and Scotts Flat Road reported a vehicle almost struck several other vehicles and went into a ditch.
9:36 a.m. — A caller reported that a stolen flatbed truck had been located in the 16000 block of Greenhorn Road.
9:44 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Alta Sierra Drive reported a vehicle into an embankment with the driver possibly trapped.
9:49 a.m. — A man from the 16000 block of John Way reported fraudulent charge son a credit card.
10:06 a.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Wolf Road reported finding a box of four puppies.
11:20 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Gilmore Way reported a transient camp on school district property.
11:25 a.m. — A caller from Highway 20 and Pleasant Valley Road reported a box truck with the fuel cap off that was losing diesel fuel all over the roadway.
2:35 p.m. — A caller from the 15000 block of McQuiston Lane reported receiving a fraudulent cashier’s check as payment for artwork.
2:52 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Salcido Lane reported an illegal dog kennel; a notice was posted.
3:09 p.m. — A caller from Old Mill and Tyler-Foote Crossing roads reported finding a large amount of stolen mail in a mailbox, which was returned to the post office.
5:24 p.m. — A caller from Lower Colfax and Laws Ranch Cross roads reported someone dumped a bunch of butane canisters on the side of the road; the caller was referred to environmental health.
5:27 p.m. — A caller from the 18000 block of Lake Forest Drive reported a fawn stuck on a balcony between two slats of wood; it was rescued.
7:52 p.m. — A caller from Lower Colfax and Rattlesnake roads reported eight boxes of used butane canisters dumped on the side of the road.
8:24 p.m. — A caller from the North San Juan Community Center reported nine vehicles camping in the parking lot, who have been told to leave. The remaining vehicles were advised to leave as well.
9:13 p.m. — A caller from Highway 49 reported two runaway juveniles heading south, being followed by staff members. They returned.
12:02 a.m. — A caller from Oak Canyon Drive and Live Oak Lane reported a person with a flashlight who appeared disoriented. An area check was made and only a set of clothes was found.
Nevada City Police Department
10:34 a.m. — A caller from Commercial Street reported people drinking alcohol and smoking in the parking lot and bathroom.
5:58 p.m. — A caller from Pioneer Park reported people camping and smoking marijuana.
6:26 p.m. — A caller from Broad Street reported a woman shoplifted underwear and sunglasses.
8:57 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Commercial Street reported a fight in the street; they left before an officer arrived.
— Liz Kellar
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