Nevada County police blotter: Panhandling gypsies reported |

Nevada County police blotter: Panhandling gypsies reported



11:37 a.m. — A caller from the 2000 block of Nevada City Highway reported panhandling gypsies. They were moving on. At 12:33 p.m., they were reported in the intersection of Freeman Lane and West McKnight Way. At 1:30 p.m., the gypsy panhandlers were reported in the 100 block of West McKnight Way and a citation was issued.

12:30 p.m. — A caller from the 500 block of Mill Street reported finding drugs in a rental unit.

12:45 p.m. — A caller from the 300 block of Pleasant Street reported his door had been broken down.

7:04 p.m. — A caller from West Main and South Church streets reported a drunken woman walking in the road and stumbling. Another caller reported the woman in the middle of the road, trying to hitchhike. She could not be located.



8:27 a.m. — A caller from Tillicum Way reported a potentially dangerous dog at large. The owner was cited.

3:18 p.m. — A caller from Penn Valley Drive and Lark Street reported the fraudulent use of his identity at a business.

3:30 p.m. — A caller from Highway 49 and Newtown Road reported suspicious vehicles at a Nevada Irrigation District ditch with the occupants claiming fraudulently that they worked for NID. They left when confronted. The vehicles could not be located.

6:55 p.m. — A caller from Highway 174 and Powerline Road reported a reckless driver who crashed a vehicle and continued westbound on the highway.

10:54 p.m. — A caller from a juvenile treatment facility on Auburn Road reported that a former staff member reportedly provided a juvenile client with marijuana and smoked it with her.

11:25 p.m. — A caller from Oak Canyon Drive reported two women stole a vehicle.



7:58 a.m. — A caller from Highway 20 and Broad Street reported a vehicle swerving all over the highway.

— Liz Kellar

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