Police blotter: Sept. 16, 2008 | TheUnion.com

Police blotter: Sept. 16, 2008

Grass Valley Police Department


8:37 a.m. – A caller from the 100 block of Samantha Way reported a can of baked beans had been dumped on her car.

9:35 a.m. – A caller from the 100 block of Hughes Road reported someone dropped a barrel off at the side of their business, and it “smells really bad.” The caller was afraid to look inside and would be taking it to the dump. The caller later stated the barrel contained only household trash.

11:04 a.m. – A caller from the 100 block of Catherine Lane reported someone was throwing rocks at her upstairs apartment when the reporting party noticed her rug was on fire.

3:21 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Sutton Way reported someone was throwing lit toilet paper rolls and banging on her door. The person was a 9-year-old autistic individual who was counseled and released.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


9:22 a.m. – A caller from the 14000 block of Renmar Court reported the caller’s dogs were attacked the night before. The dogs still were running loose around the neighborhood, the caller said.

9:26 a.m. – A caller from the 14000 block of Highway 49 reported theft of stereo equipment from the caller’s boat.

11:26 p.m. – A caller from the 14000 block of Bertino Road reported a woman wandering on the caller’s property, partially naked and unresponsive to the caller. Officers arrested the 29-year-old woman on suspicion of battery, resisting arrest, trespassing and damaging utility lines and booked her into the Nevada County jail.

11:31 a.m. – A woman from the 15000 block of Del Mar Way reported receiving annoying phone calls from her ex-boyfriend.

11:37 a.m. – A man from Mooney Flat Road reported the house across the street from his, had been broken into.

11:44 a.m. – A caller from the 15000 block of Gold Cone Drive reported a fence had been vandalized and some items were missing from the yard.

12:31 p.m. – A caller the 10000 block of Vagabond Lane reported a runaway juvenile who was last seen leaving Nevada Union High School at 2:20 p.m. Friday. The sheriff’s office issued a be on the lookout alert.

4:04 p.m. – A caller from the 18000 block of Cherry Creek Road reported two adults holding down a juvenile on the caller’s front yard.

4:16 p.m. – A man from the 10000 block of Mills Road reported that his neighbors dogs chased him and he fell off his bike.

4:22 p.m. – A woman from the 11000 block of Conestoga Drive reported a physical altercation with her stepson. She said she had a broken leg and her stepson pushed her.

7:12 p.m. – A man from the 11000 block of Travel Hut Drive reported that his neighbor had shot his dog. The caller said the dog was bleeding and wasn’t able to use its leg.

7:19 p.m. – A woman from the 14000 block of Francis Drive reported that a man came to her house and accused her 14-year-old son of sexual assault on his daughter. The man had left, but the woman requested contact with officers.

9:20 p.m. – A man from the 10000 block of Adam Avenue reported a woman just broke his window attempting to enter his house. The woman threw a chair at the house, the man said.

10:05 p.m. – A caller from the 19000 block of Highway 174 reported that a cash register had been burglarized.


1:35 a.m. – A fire was reported on Bennett Street, but was found not to be threatening any structures.

Nevada City Police Department


1:34 p.m. – A caller from the 400 block of Washington Street reported a hit and run with little damage.

– David Mirhadi and Soumitro Sen

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