Police blotter: Multiple reports of mail theft
Grass Valley Police Department
8:37 a.m. — A caller from the 2000 block of Ridge Road reported a man in a silver sedan hit a deer and was causing a disturbance; he had broken part of a fence and was tearing up the grass. At 8:52 a.m., a caller reported that a dead deer needed to be picked up.
8:43 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of South Church Street reported the theft of a computer and two wireless microphones.
9:50 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Neal Street reported a panhandler, who was advised to move on and contact his probation officer.
10:23 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Joerschke Drive reported a truant student who had not been in class for four weeks, and was known to camp and gold-pan with his father.
11:10 a.m. — A caller from a business in the 300 block of West Main Street reported a burglary with $2,500 stolen; two men were seen on surveillance video.
1:23 p.m. — A woman from the 600 block of Pelton Way reported the theft of a check from a mailbox.
2:15 p.m. — A man reported his daughter’s ex-boyfriend sent him inappropriate images of her.
4:10 p.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported a man stole groceries, but the video did not show any theft.
4:25 p.m. — A woman from the 200 block of Sutton Way reported someone opened an account in her name.
4:49 p.m. — A caller from the 800 block of East Main Street reported finding a magazine with bullets, which was from an AirSoft gun.
5:02 p.m. — A caller reported the theft of a cellphone a year ago.
5:13 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Sierra College Drive reported a lost and possible stolen tablet.
5:54 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Mill Street reported a man digging in the parking lot with a knife.
6:02 p.m. — A caller from Idaho-Maryland and Brunswick roads reported a shirtless man carrying a case of beer, weaving into traffic. He could not be located.
6:53 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 2100 block of Nevada City Highway reported a man stole DVDs and VHS tapes.
9:50 p.m. — A caller from Sierra College and Litton drives reported a large bear running across the street.
1:45 a.m. — A man from the 100 block of West Berryhill Drive reported a man hit him in the torso.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
9:32 a.m. — A caller from Wolf Mountain and McCourtney roads reported finding remnants of possibly stolen mail, which was returned to its owners with advice on identity theft.
9:40 a.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Somerset Drive reported identity theft.
11:40 a.m. — A woman from the 18000 block of Nubian Way reported the theft of packages from a mailbox.
2:03 p.m. — A woman from the 15000 block of Highway 174 reported the theft of her car and truck a month ago.
4:43 p.m. — A woman from the 11000 block of Marjon Drive reported a man slashed her tires. He was arrested on suspicion of being under the influence of a controlled substance.
7:52 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Rough and Ready Highway reported hearing four to six pistol shots and yelling; it was quiet when a deputy arrived.
10:35 p.m. — A caller from Gold Drive and Squirrel Creek Road reported transients camping and partying. They were told to move on.
6:16 a.m. — A caller from the 10000 block of Running M Drive reported shooting; nothing was located.
Nevada City Police Department
2:40 p.m. — A caller from Zion Street reported a phone scam.
3:48 p.m. — A caller from Maidu Avenue reported a man carrying an M16, who was a sheriff’s deputy in training.
— Liz Kellar
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