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Police Blotter

Fire calls


• A call came in from Foresthill about a possible air crash. Authorities searching the area were unable to find an aircraft and said it was most likely a meteor.

Nevada County

Sheriffs Office


• Kevin M. Watson, 44, of Sacramento, was booked into the Wayne Brown Correctional Facility without bail on suspicion of continuous sexual abuse of a child.

• A caller said someone was yelling in Dutch on the 18000 block of Royal Plum Way.

• A woman called from the 12000 block of Lausanne Way to report a man was crouched behind her home with some kind of a gun. Deputies responding to the scene admonished two juveniles who were playing paintball.

• A drunk was reported sleeping behind Bubba’s Bagels in the 11000 block of Nevada City Highway.


• A woman called and said she found a video camera in her back yard in the 10000 block of Alta Street. She said she believed it was stolen from a neighbor.

• A woman called to say her CD player and numerous CDs were stolen from her vehicle while it was parked on the 11000 block of Marjon Drive.

• A woman called to say she found some marijuana plants growing on her property in the 23000 block of Lone Pine Drive. When she confronted her husband about it, he reportedly ripped the plants out of the ground. She went to a friend’s house for the rest of the day.

Grass Valley

Police Department


• The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection requested assistance from police to evacuate businesses in the Safeway Shopping Center after a smell was detected and was thought to be from a gas leak.


• A woman called and said someone was trying to break into the side door of her home in the 300 block of South Church Street. Officers checked the area but were unable to locate anyone.

• A caller in the 400 block of West Main Street said her residence was hit with paintballs.

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