Police blotter: Names are for numnums
Grass Valley Police Department
7:46 a.m. — A caller from Olympia Park Drive reported a man “spinning out,” throwing items, yelling at cars and picking up rocks. He was arrested on suspicion of Possessing a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia, and violating probation.
9:16 a.m. — A caller reported a woman brought jewelry to a residence that might be stolen.
9:59 a.m. — A man from Forest Glade Circle reported the theft of camera equipment from a vehicle.
10:31 a.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Sutton Way reported identity theft.
11:01 a.m. — A caller from Glenwood Road and Glenwood Avenue reported a very strong smell of marijuana in the area.
11:30 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of East McKnight Way reported a physical fight, which was mediated.
12:37 p.m. — A caller from the 12000 block of Nevada City Highway reported the theft of $3,000 from a bank.
3:15 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of West Main Street reported items thrown out of a vehicle and onto the street.
3:36 p.m. — A caller from Neal Street and Colfax Avenue reported a vehicle accident, with a burn victim.
7:15 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Dorsey Drive reported a person possibly selling drugs.
7:52 p.m. — A caller from Condon Park reported two men doing drugs, who could not be located.
8:43 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Catherine Lane reported a man was dead in a field, possibly from an overdose, A report was taken.
9:07 p.m. — A caller from Douglas Avenue and Slate Creek Road reported a fight involving a man and a woman. A man was arrested on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance, bringing drugs into the jail and violating post-release community supervision.
10:18 p.m. — A caller from the business in the 1900 block of Nevada City Highway reported a fight involving two employees.
1:06 p.m. — A caller from Memorial Park reported a heavy smell of marijuana; a person was advised to leave the park.
1:16 p.m. — A caller from the 800 block of Sutton Way reported a physical fight.
1:20 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported a shoplifter in custody.
4:38 p.m. — A caller reported that a cell phone stolen from Yuba City was pinging at an address in the 1400 block of Segsworth Way. The exact location could not be determined.
7:11 p.m. — A caller from the 600 block of Freeman Lane reported a man with a knife and three men beating another man. The parties were gone when an officer arrived.
7:14 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of East McKnight Way reported a shoplifter escaping custody. An irate woman said she was not stealing, she walked out to the lobby to use her phone. A report was taken.
8:12 p.m. — A caller from South Auburn and Berryman streets reported a man possibly trying to break into a vehicle. He could not be located.
10:36 p.m. — A woman from the 1000 block of Plaza Drive reported the theft of her chair and cell phone.
12:49 a.m. — A caller from Sierra College Drive and Ridge Road reported a drunken driver who then crashed into a pole. He was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence.
11:15 a.m. — A caller from South Church and Chapel streets reported a man and four children panhandling, who could not be located.
12:11 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 100 block of South Auburn Street reported three people walked out without paying; a civil compromise was reached.
2:39 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of West McKnight Way reported a shoplifter in custody, who was cited.
4:23 p.m. — A person who was dumpster-diving on Freeman Lane was warned.
10:28 p.m. — A caller from Highlands Court reported he neighboring was watering their plants and making a dog bark.
10:36 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Dorsey Drive reported a drunken man trying to start fights.
12:20 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Sutton Way reported the theft of a bicycle and a stroller.
4:44 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Dorsey Drive reported loud music, which was turned down. Another call was made at 4:57 a.m. They were advised to keep it down. A third call was made at 5:59 a.m.
Nevada County Sheriff’s Office
8:31 a.m. — A caller from the 17000 block of Farrell Ravine Way reported vandalism to gates.
8:48 a.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Bowman Lake Road reported the theft of cash.
11:36 a.m. — A woman from the 13000 block of Day Spring Road reported two pit bulls chased her into her garage.
7:20 p.m. — A caller from Greenhorn and Brunswick roads reported a man in a red truck followed two young girls, then left the scene. He could not be located.
7:45 p.m. — A caller from the 11000 block of Torrey Pines Drive reported an embezzled vehicle. It was located.
8:05 p.m. — A caller from Lake of the Pines reported a drunken man kept coming to the gate, looking for his vehicle. At 12:11 a.m., a drunken man was outside trying to get gas for his vehicle before leaving on foot.
8:08 p.m. — A man from Robin Street called 911 and hung up. On call back, he said he doesn’t have a name, he has a title, and that names refer to food and his “numnums.” He then said he was trying to activate a phone.
8:55 p.m. — A caller from the 13000 block of Dog Bar Road reported a trash pile caught on fire.
12:33 a.m. — A crowd of about 100 juveniles was cleared in the 10000 block of Combie Road.
5:35 a.m. — A caller from the 15000 block of Little Valley Road reported a man poured paint remover all over a vehicle. A vandalism report was taken.
— Liz Kellar
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