Police blotter: Oct. 8, 2009 | TheUnion.com

Police blotter: Oct. 8, 2009

Grass Valley

Police Department


n 7:18 a.m. – A water leak had closed Columbia Street.

n 8:27 a.m. – A caller from the 800 block of East Main Street reported a vehicle windshield had been broken and it appeared someone had tried to break into the vehicle.

n 10:37 a.m. – A caller from the 2000 block of Nevada City Highway reported illegal dumping.

n 11:57 a.m. – A man from the 300 block of Eskaton Circle reported his ex-wife pushed him. He called back at 1:41 p.m. to report she wouldn’t leave and had scratched him. She was advised not to return.

n 6:40 p.m. – A woman from the 200 block of Sutton Way reported juveniles throwing rocks at her window.

n 7:44 p.m. – A caller from the 2000 block of Nevada City Highway reported finding a syringe.

n 8:29 p.m. – A caller from a business on Nevada City Highway reported an incident last week involving French fries.

n 11:13 p.m. – A caller from the 500 block of Ivy Street reported a man walking through a backyard.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


n 8:44 a.m. – A caller from the 14000 block of Bowman Lake Road reported a utility trailer full of equipment had been stolen between Friday afternoon and this morning.

n 8:57 a.m. – A caller from the 10000 block of Lilac Court reported a screaming woman. It appeared the woman was yelling at a dog for waking her up.

n 9 a.m. – A woman from the 13000 block of Emigrant Trail reported she saw her bike, which had been stolen, on Craigslist.

n 9:45 a.m. – A man from the 15000 block of Orchard Springs Road reported vandalism to property.

n 10:01 a.m. – A woman from the 17000 block of Penn Valley Drive reported vandalism to a gas line, which was cut overnight.

n 10:46 a.m. – A caller from the 12000 block of Alta Sierra Drive reported the theft of jewelry from a residence.

n 11:33 a.m. – A caller from Armstrong Road reported two “dirty, scruffy” men on an abandoned property. They were found to be taking a cigarette break.

n 12:50 p.m. – A caller from the 19000 block of Highway 174 reported the theft of a gate. There were people possibly trespassing on the property earlier.

n 2:26 p.m. – A caller from the 100 block of Lark Street reported items were stolen from a vehicle.

n 4:36 p.m. – A caller from the 27000 block of Blue Sage Way reported possible Internet check fraud involving Craigslist.

n 6:49 p.m. – A woman from the 11000 block of Spenceville Road reported three large dogs chasing her livestock.


n 6:23 a.m. – A caller from North Bloomfield Road reported a man laying in the road.

Nevada City

Police Department


n 8:39 p.m. – A rape was reported.


n 4:21 a.m. – A caller from Highway 49 at Sacramento Street reported a trucker out of fuel was blocking the slow lane.

– Liz Kellar

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