Police blotter: Grass Valley plagued with vehicle break-ins
Grass Valley Police Department
8:26 a.m. — A caller from a church in the 200 block of South Church Street reported a burglary.
8:56 a.m. — A caller from the 1400 block of Segsworth Way reported finding a syringe with blood in it.
9:03 a.m. — A caller from the Food Bank on Railroad Avenue reported the theft of a refrigerator cord for a truck; food also was taken out of the truck, and left on the ground.
9:25 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 300 block of Idaho-Maryland Road reported a theft.
9:42 a.m. — A caller from Condon Park reported six transients smoking marijuana; a person was cited.
10:24 a.m. — A woman from the 200 block of North Church Street reported a man called and said he was from a sweepstakes company and wanted to give her money. He has been calling for a month. She was informed it was a scam, and to hang up when he calls.
11:48 a.m. — A caller from the hospital reported the theft of medication from a patient’s room.
12:35 p.m. — A caller from the 1200 block of East Main Street reported possible drug activity. A person was arrested on unknown charges.
1:20 p.m. — A caller reported transients had been burglarizing and vandalizing RVs and requested extra patrols.
2:11 p.m. — A caller from the 700 block of West Main Street reported a juvenile ran away from school; a missing persons report was filed.
3:21 p.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Packard Drive reported a vehicle had been broken into and damaged.
4:36 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 300 block of railroad Avenue reported a burglary to a shed, and fraud.
7:23 p.m. — A caller from Richardson Street reported two men with flashlights possibly stealing items; they could not be located.
8:01 p.m. — A caller from the 1000 block of Plaza Drive reported a man stole a 24-ounce bottle of beer and fled.
9:42 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported a man stole women’s underwear, a belt, watches and a bag and fled. The merchandise was recovered.
9:53 p.m. — A caller from the 1400 block of Segsworth Way reported a woman kicking a door and yelling, then sitting in the middle of the road.
10:22 p.m. — A woman from the 2000 block of Nevada City Highway reported being hit by a vehicle. She said the vehicle’s door hit her arm and the driver was parking; she had a bruise but it did not appear broken.
10:31 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of Mill Street reported a bar fight with too many people to count.
10:44 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Glasson Way reported finding drug paraphernalia.
3:01 p.m. — A woman from the 400 block of Colfax Avenue reported transients had stolen her dog, but that she retrieved it.
3:25 p.m. — A caller from Idaho-Maryland Road and Centennial Drive reported 20 or mor transients camping in a wooded area.
3:31 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Olympia Park Road reported someone cut the latch on a storage container; it was not known if anything was taken.
6:27 p.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported a man banging on vehicle windows and yelling for help. A man was arrested on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance and being under the influence of a controlled substance.
2:56 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of Joerschke Drive reported someone possibly on the roof; no one was located.
7:48 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 300 block of Railroad Avenue reported someone cut the locks on outside storage containers.
8:52 a.m. — A caller from the 400 block of LaMarque Court reported vehicles had been broken into. At 9:39 a.m., a man from the same block reported a change tray had been stolen from an unlocked vehicle. At 9:43 a.m., a woman from that block reported her unlocked vehicle had been rifled through. At 10:38 a.m., a woman reported papers from the glove box of her vehicle were missing.
9:48 a.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported a man with his pants pulled down, passed out at a bench.
12:26 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Joerschke Drive reported the theft of keys from a facility.
9:27 p.m. — A caller from the 1000 block of Plaza Drive reported a possible stabbing victim. A person might have been having medical issues and was being taken to the hospital; no assault was found to have occurred.
12:27 a.m. — A caller from the 1800 block of East Main Street reported a woman asking people in the parking lot if anyone was in their trunk, and insisting on checking herself due to an Amber Alert. She was acting strange and was advised to go home; she was also given a DMV evaluation form.
1:50 a.m. — A woman from the 100 block of Race Street reported hearing someone on the back stairs.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
8:54 a.m. — A woman from Scotts Valley Road reported the theft of a vehicle from her driveway.
2:48 p.m. — A man from the 12000 block of Serene Way reported being assaulted by a 16-year-old girl, who was counseled.
6:05 p.m. — A woman from the 18000 block of Sisil Lane reported a trespasser.
4:48 p.m. — A man from the 14000 block of Two Sisters Lane reported a man stole his tractor. The report was unfounded.
5:53 p.m. — A caller from Greenhorn Road reported vandalism to a vehicle and the theft of a license plate.
6:54 p.m. — A man from the 14000 block of Brooks Road reported hearing two gunshots.
8:38 p.m. — A caller from Highway 174 and Raylene Court reported being followed by an erratic driver who might have had a gun in his hand. No one was located.
Nevada City Police Department
7:25 a.m. — A caller from Silva Avenue reported hearing what might have been a bear in the yard.
5:53 p.m. — A caller from Commercial Street reported a dog with the mange.
12:02 a.m. — A caller from East Broad Street reported a verbal argument between a man and a woman who were drunk. The room was in shambles and the woman said she was covered in blood, although none could be seen. She then locked herself in the bathroom.
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