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Police blotter

Grass Valley Police Department


• A male with a mohawk was standing in front of the Circle K convenience store in the 100 block of S. Auburn St. at 1:01 a.m. asking people where he could buy drugs.

• Balloons inside the First American Title Company in the 12000 block of Sutton Way set off a motion alarm at 2:47 a.m.

• A caller at 1:21 p.m. said she came home to her apartment in the 300 block of E. Main St. to find all the doors open and a stranger sitting in the living room. Police advised the stranger to leave.

• A woman called at 2:38 p.m. to say someone had entered her unlocked apartment in the 100 block of E. Berryhill Drive and stolen her ex-husband’s mail.

• There was a report at 6:19 p.m. of a man passed out behind Margarita’s Mexican Restaurant in the 900 block of Plaza Drive. The man was arrested for public drunkenness.

• A caller at 9:45 p.m. said a man with crow bars and a cutting device was trying to break into coin machines at the 10 Minute Oil Change and Car Wash in the 500 block of E. Main St. Officers found he was unsuccessful and gone.

• A caller said at 11:46 p.m. that a man had stripped to his boxer shorts and fallen down in front of the Circle K convenience store in the 100 block of S. Auburn St. He was arrested for public drunkenness.


• A caller reported at 4:59 a.m. an ongoing embezzlement from the cash register at Hollywood Sweets Bakery in the 12000 block of Sutton Way.

• The Laundry Quarters in the 1200 block of E. Main St. reported at 6:47 a.m. that locks were cut off of machines and the responsible subjects may be on surveillance tape.

• A man reported at 12:12 p.m. that he sold two rifles to two men who gave him $200 down but they were not around when he went to collect the balance.

• Several complaints of disturbing the peace with fireworks were called in from various spots in the city between 8 p.m. and midnight.

Nevada County

Sheriff’s Office


• Jeffrey J. King, 21, of Auburn, was booked into the Wayne Brown Correctional Facility at 11:58 a.m. for possession of drugs for sale, possession of amphetamine and being under the influence of drugs. Bail was set at $47,000.


• Michael Brien Young, 18, of Nevada City, was booked into jail at 2:55 a.m. on suspicion of obstructing or resisting an executive officer, battery on a peace officer, being under the influence of drugs, bringing drugs into a jail and obstructing or resisting a public officer. Bail was set at $31,750.

• George W. Lovelight, 50, of Grass Valley, was booked into jail at 10:47 a.m. for inflicting corporal injury on a spouse or cohabitant. Bail was set at $25,000.

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