Police Blotter: Feb. 23, 2010 | TheUnion.com

Police Blotter: Feb. 23, 2010

Grass Valley

Police Department


12:17 p.m. – A caller from a business on South Auburn Street reported a man drinking wine in the lobby. He agreed to leave.

12:28 p.m. – A caller from the 200 block of West Main Street reported tagging on a building.

2:30 p.m. – A man reported a woman was threatening to punch herself and lay the blame on him.

3:18 p.m. – A caller from a business on the 300 block of Railroad Avenue reported the possible theft of fire pellets.

3:26 p.m. – A caller from Spring Hill Drive reported kids shooting a pellet gun at vehicles. No damage was found and the kids could not be located.

8:15 p.m. – A caller from the 700 block of Sutton Way reported a man and three women pushing carts into things and breaking branches off trees. They were gone when officers arrived.

8:30 p.m. – A man from East Main Street reported a vehicle had been tailgating him and then passed illegally on the right, kicking up rocks into his vehicle.


12:05 a.m. – A caller from the 100 block of West Empire Street reported a physical fight involving five men.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


1:39 p.m. – A woman from the 12000 block of Poplar Road reported the theft of lion statues from her driveway.

3:09 p.m. – A caller from Highway 20 and Pleasant Valley Road reported a man driving a silver Jetta-type car stopped at the stop sign and exited the vehicle with a pistol. He got out of his car to argue with two men in a black Jeep and had put the weapon under his sweater. He could not be located.

5:01 p.m. – A woman from the 13000 block of Mystic Mine Road reported two people in her residence. It was found to be a civil matter regarding ownership of some jewelry.

6:09 p.m. – A man from Oak Tree and Robinson roads reported people chased him on his road in a vehicle. He said they might have chased him because he had been on their private road the other day when he was just taking a “leisurely” drive.

7:39 p.m. – A caller from a business in the 10000 block of Combie Road reported a very drunk man requesting more beer. He agreed to get a ride home.

8:03 p.m. – A caller from the 12000 block of Loma Rica Drive reported a man with a hoodie wrapped around his head walking with a flashlight. The man had said his truck had broken down. He could not be located.

8:35 p.m. – A woman from the 15000 block of Little Valley Road reported a neighbor was banging on her door and calling her names. The situation was mediated.

10:40 p.m. – A woman from the 17000 block of Lightfoot Way reported her ex-boyfriend stole a car stereo system from her and wouldn’t return it. She was referred to civil court.


12:15 a.m. – A caller from the 18000 block of Hummingbird Drive reported an elderly man at the door in a T-shirt and underwear who said he’d been kidnapped. The man, whose wife said he suffers from dementia, was given a ride home.

6:02 a.m. – A man from the 25000 block of Oro Valley Road reported his 16-year-old son stole approximately $200 from him. He was arrested on suspicion of theft with a prior.

Nevada City

Police Department


3:33 p.m. – A caller from the 100 block of Woods Court reported a possible identity theft on Facebook.

10:06 p.m. – A man from the 100 block of Mine Rock Road reported hearing someone run across his roof and jump off. It was found to have been a bear.

– Liz Kellar

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