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Police blotter

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


• A caller reported at 1:21 p.m. that two tool boxes were found over the edge of Jones Bar Road. Police discovered the toolboxes to be junk and on private property.

• A caller reported at 3:31 p.m. that she saw her wallet stolen from her purse on the 10000 block of Estates Drive.

• A caller reported at 4:07 p.m. that someone entered his residence unannounced and asked for a piece of paper and a pencil on the 10000 block of Lode Line Way. The caller said the person left when asked who he was.

• Police reported at 7:10 p.m. that people with motorcycles or dirt bikes were riding on Highway 49, doing wheelies and “brodies.”


• A caller reported at 3:21 a.m. that a person was in the back yard acting strangely and possibly had a screwdriver on the 11200 block of Edward Drive.

• A caller reported at 11:37 a.m. that her grandmother had several accounts opened in her name by the caller’s deceased uncle.

Nevada City

Police Department


• A caller reported at 10:11 p.m. that a naked, drunken man was walking on the road from Banner Lava Cap toward Brunswick Drive.

• Several callers reported at 11:50 p.m. hearing shots or fireworks at Pioneer Park.

Grass Valley

Police Department


• A caller reported at 2:03 p.m. a lost brown leather wallet, with two $100 bills and $23 in smaller bills, and a Verizon cell phone in a black bag in the SPD parking lot.

• A caller reported at 4:58 p.m. that a tip jar was taken from the Big A Rootbeer Drive In by a dark-haired man in his 20s who was wearing a yellow shirt and dark pants. The man was arrested and booked.

• A caller reported at 6:33 p.m. that keys were found in the gutter on the 300 block of Richardson Street.

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