Police blotter: Lozz of phone a life or death situation
Grass Valley Police Department
8:12 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported a burglary.
9:03 a.m. — A woman reported that another woman is texting her 10-year-old daughter and calling her names.
12:58 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Ventana Sierra Drive reported five juveniles smoking marijuana.
1:51 p.m. — A caller from the 1300 block of East Main Street reported the theft of a computer bag containing a computer and a cell phone. The suspect had a shopping cart filled with garbage bags; he could not be located.
4:20 p.m. — A caller from the 2000 block of Nevada City Highway reported finding a small bag of possible drugs, which was collected for destruction.
9:21 p.m. — A caller from Dorsey and Joerschke drives reported hearing a large fight; nothing was located.
3:56 a.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Railroad Avenue reported a loud party.
10:42 a.m. — A caller from Richardson and North Auburn streets reported vandalism to trees.
10:43 a.m. — A caller from the 900 block of West Main Street reported a physical fight involving two men; one said the other punched him in the face. He did not need medical attention.
12:13 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Harris Street reported people camping in a wooded area, screaming and making threats.
2:59 p.m. — A caller from the 2000 block of Nevada City Highway reported a physical fight; no one was located.
6:53 p.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Sutton Way reported two very young children locked in a vehicle. It was gone when officers arrived.
7:24 p.m. — A man from the 900 block of West Main Street reported having been a fight with a person who now was throwing items at his truck. The situation was mediated.
7:59 p.m. — A caller from Memorial Park reported six people doing drugs near the bathroom.
9:49 p.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported a man who was shoplifting; he was cited and released.
10:46 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Sierra College Drive reported vandalism to a vehicle.
1:12 a.m. — A caller from McCourtney Road reported a rope tied across the road and debris in the roadway.
2:56 a.m. — A man from West Berryhill Drive reported he was jumped by three people.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
8:31 a.m. — Several juveniles at Lyman Gilmore School were cited on suspicion of possessing marijuana.
10:32 a.m. — A caller from the 14000 block of Durden Court reported a juvenile stole items including food and an axe; the items had been returned.
11:28 a.m. — A caller from Red Dog Road and the Cascade ditch reported a bear sitting on the trail that would not leave.
12:03 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Harmony Lane reported a person tried to get a loan in the caller’s name.
1:31 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Ragan Way reported a person stole $92 yesterday.
1:36 p.m. — A caller from the Auburn Police Department requested that an elderly woman from the 21000 block of Oak Grove Court be detained on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon after hitting a pedestrian with her vehicle and leaving the scene. She reportedly had been swerving all over the road.
2:26 p.m. — A woman reported someone might be poisoning her dogs.
4 p.m. — A woman from the 10000 block of Combie Road reported a man pushed her, threatened to blow up her vehicle and smashed the windows.
5:50 p.m. — A caller from the 17000 block of Penn Valley Drive reported a physical fight involving two men; no charges were desired.
6:25 p.m. — A caller from the 20000 block of Wolf Creek Road reported a burglary with the theft of firearms and other items.
6:30 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Alta Sierra Drive reported at least a dozen Chihuahuas in an abandoned residence; four dogs were located and they had not been abandoned.
6:34 p.m. — A caller from the 15000 block of Lakeview Drive reported a fight that had been physical.
8:17 p.m. — A caller from Rough and Ready Highway and Ridge Road reported two boys possibly throwing snakes in the road. The snakes were located and they were dead.
8:45 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Francis Drive reported a gunshot.
12:25 a.m. — A woman reported two men took her boyfriend and another man into the woods, and that she then heard gunshots. The boyfriend was owed money by the men. She then said she found her boyfriend and she over-reacted. He said no one else was there and that she heard fireworks. A man was arrested on warrants and a runaway juvenile was returned to her home.
12:44 a.m. — A caller from Hones Bar Road reported hearing gunshots and yelling, possibly people setting off mortars.
12:53 a.m. — A man from the 17000 block of Douglas Road reported a woman bit and punched him while he was asleep. She was arrested on suspicion of spousal abuse.
2:28 a.m. — A caller from Owl Creek and Hoot Owl roads reported hearing gunshots or fireworks.
9:54 a.m. — A woman from the 14000 block of Sontag Road reported a person had been in her yard at 4 a.m.
10:28 a.m. — A caller from Highgrade and Rough and Ready roads reported a man beating a dog.
10:53 a.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Wild Life Lane reported a mountain lion treed by dogs; it then left.
11:36 a.m. — A caller from the 18000 block of Oak Tree Road reported the theft of a shared gate; the gate was returned.
11:56 a.m. — A caller from Duggans Road reported vandalism to a horse trailer and the theft of items.
4:09 p.m. — A caller from the 23000 block of Scotts Flat Road reported the theft of two cell phones.
4:17 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Pine Hill Drive reported an elderly woman had been the victim of a scam and paid $50,000 in taxes after she was told she won cash and a vehicle.
5:27 p.m. — A woman from the 21000 block of You Bet Road reported her husband had accidentally splashed a boat with his Wave Runner, and that a large group of men in the boat followed him and then assaulted several people before leaving the scene.
7:51 p.m. — A caller from Wolf Mountain Road reported hooting and hollering; the people said they were enjoying the sunset.
7:56 p.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Jedediah Court reported a very large bear.
8:51 p.m. — A caller from the 16000 block of Judith Court reported a neighbor fired off two shots in his yard. He was scaring off invisible trespassers, and was admonished.
9:35 p.m. — A caller from the 22000 block of Highway 20 reported a very drunken man causing a disturbance and threatening to load his gun. He was being subdued. He was arrested on suspicion of disturbing the peace.
10:43 p.m. — A caller from the 23000 block of Scotts Flat Road reported numerous gunshots or fireworks.
11:04 p.m. — A man from the 17000 block of Patricia Way reported his girlfriend hit him in the face with a shovel, then left. He did not need medical attention.
11:27 p.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Woodridge Drive reported two people broke into a storage unit and jumped the fence. All the lockers were OK.
Nevada City Police Department
10:33 a.m. — A caller from Orchard Street reported possible identity theft.
1:28 p.m. — A caller from Spring Street reported a possible break-in.
8:56 p.m. — A man from Nevada Street reported the theft of a phone by law enforcement. He said it was a life or death situation and he could die without his phone. He called at least seven times; his phone was returned to him and he agreed to stop calling 911.
12:28 a.m. — A caller from Broad Street reported a man passed out in a parking lot, He was arrested on suspicion of being drunk in public.
— Liz Kellar
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