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Police blotter

Grass Valley Police Department

• Anthony Leroy Marquez, 36, of San Jose was arrested early Friday morning for allegedly engaging in intercourse with a minor. He was booked on three felony counts at Wayne Brown Correctional Facility, and bail was set at $110,000.


• A caller reported at 12:50 p.m. that a kayak was stolen after being left in front of Wolf Creek Wilderness to be picked up by a customer.

• A man and a woman were reported at 10:59 p.m. to be lying in the rear driveway of the Holbrooke Hotel and having sex. The man was arrested on suspicion of violating probation and was booked at Wayne Brown Correctional Facility. The woman was also cited, but not arrested. She reportedly urinated on the sidewalk and was then cited for urinating in public.


• A caller reported at 5:44 a.m. that a man was sleeping in the walkway between two businesses on the 700 block of Taylorville Road. Police contacted the man and told him he was violating the camping ordinance.

• At 5:48 a.m., a man wearing all black was reported to be lying near the freeway. Police contacted the man, and he was provided with a ride off the freeway.

• A caller reported at 9:26 a.m. that a man was seen Thursday in the playground area of the Hennessy School, possibly taking a CD player from one of the children. The caller requested more patrol for buses parked at the school overnight.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


• Several pounds of scrap metal were reported stolen at 1:47 p.m. from the 12700 block of Loma Rica Drive.

• A caller reported at 6:03 p.m. that someone was selling meat from a truck in a driveway on the 16900 block of George Way.


• A caller reported at 7:35 a.m. suspicious people were sitting in a vehicle in front of his home on the 13500 block of Red Dog Road. Police discovered they were children waiting for the school bus.

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Geraldine Kothe: Thank you, first responders


From all the residents of Grass Valley Senior Apartments, thank you to the firefighters, police department air support and everyone who responded to the Bennett Fire. God bless you all. You are all heroes.

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