Nevada County police blotter: Caller reports unwanted gift of weed |

Nevada County police blotter: Caller reports unwanted gift of weed

Grass Valley Police Department


11:40 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Dorsey Drive reported a man wearing a hospital gown, claiming to have been jumped.

1:18 p.m. — A caller from Highway 174 and Happy Dale Court reported a vehicle rollover.

1:56 p.m. — A woman from the 300 block of Pleasant Street reported a man took two phones and punched her in the mouth before leaving. A “be on the lookout“ alert was issued.

2:03 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 900 block of Plaza Drive reported vandalism to the windows.

2:58 p.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Sutton Way reported a man checking all the vehicles’ doors, who left when he was confronted over entering a vehicle.

4:27 p.m. — A caller from a business in the 600 block of Freeman Lane reported a woman stole shoes.

6:58 p.m. — A woman in the 700 block of South Auburn Street reported she had tracked her lost cell phone to a parking lot and a woman possibly shot at her before leaving in a vehicle.

7:16 p.m. — A caller from Whiting and South Auburn streets reported a truck hit a telephone pole. The driver was cited on suspicion of driving under the influence.

10:27 p.m. — A woman on South Auburn Street reported a man slammed her head into a table and stole her cell phone.


1:31 p.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Bank Street reported dogs had been left in a vehicle since the night before. The owner could not be located despite an exhaustive search and the dogs were to be taken to the animal shelter.

6:46 p.m. — A caller from la Barr Meadows Road and East McKnight Way reported an accident involving two vehicles, one of which was going 100 mph prior to the collision.

9:18 p.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and West McKnight Way reported a vehicle all over the road and almost hitting other vehicles. The driver was cited on suspicion of possessing a controlled substance.


9:37 a.m. — A caller from the 200 block of Maiden Lane reported the passenger side window of a vehicle had been broken.

10:52 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Lucas Lane reported an attempted theft of coins from a coin machine in a laundry room.

11:31 a.m. — A caller from the 100 block of Neal Street reported a possible prescription drug deal, with a woman in scrubs getting a “wad of cash” in exchange for a bag.

4:16 p.m. — A woman in the 300 block of East Main Street reported a man tried to hit her with his vehicle and was on meth. He called to report she was not telling the truth. She was cited on suspicion of battery.

4:29 p.m. — A caller from North Church and Richardson streets reported a very drunken man walking in the middle of the road with a guitar, chasing people. He was taken to the hospital.

5:43 p.m. — A man from the 1100 block of East Main Street reported someone came up to him, handed him a bag of marijuana and said “Merry Christmas.” He wanted to turn it in.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


12:38 a.m. — A caller from Conestoga Drive reported a man was banging on the door, and then left in a vehicle. Nothing suspicious was located during an area check.

12:45 a.m. — A caller from Dog Bar and Magnolia roads reported four vehicles doing doughnuts.

8:10 a.m. — A caller from Pleasant Valley Road and Wildflower Drive reported a man driving a car while walking a horse.

9:32 a.m. — A caller from Lombardi Road reported the theft of a 20-foot trailer.

10:09 a.m. — A woman from Beitler Road reported something had killed all her chickens.

10:54 a.m. — A caller from Indian Springs Road reported a fence had been cut.

12:10 p.m. — A woman at the Black Swan trailhead on Mooney Flat Road reported her vehicle had been broken into with the driver side window broken and a purse with over $2,000 in it stolen out of the trunk.

9:25 p.m. — A caller from Rough and Ready Highway and Mystery Lane reported someone forced entry to a residence and a 12-gauge shotgun was missing.

Nevada City Police Department


2:37 p.m. — A caller from Zion Street reported ongoing issues with a person yelling racial slurs.

— Liz Kellar

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Grass Valley and Nevada County make The Union’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Your donation will help us continue to cover COVID-19 and our other vital local news.


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User