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Police blotter

Grass Valley Police Department


• A woman reported at 2:33 p.m. that she had been contacted by a collection agency and was told that someone was using her information to take out a phone service in her name in the Grass Valley area.

• A trailer was reported at 10:40 p.m. to be fully engulfed by fire on the 140 block of East McKnight Way. The call was transferred to the California Department of Forestry.


• A woman reported at 2:09 a.m. that her flower pots outside her business had been smashed and thrown down the stairwell on the 100 block of Mill Street. The woman said this had happened before.

• A caller reported at 1:17 p.m. that a woman had bought a $1,400 trailer last month and the sale invoice inadvertently rang up $14 at a business on the 500 block of Idaho-Maryland Road. When the business discovered the error, they tried to bill $1,400 to the credit card, and the card was declined. The caller contacted the woman, but she reportedly refused to pay and had moved to Oregon.

Nevada City

Police Department


• A woman reported at 1:26 p.m. that someone had broken out a window on her vehicle while it was parked at the Rood Administrative Center.

• A caller reported at 7:25 p.m. that someone had stolen fruit and a basketball backstop on the 400 block of Jordan Street.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


• At 10:16 p.m., it was reported that a man was walking up Nevada City Highway and that he looked like the suspect from Sonoma County who may be wanted for a double homicide. Police approached the man and determined that he was not the person being sought.


• A caller reported at 2:48 a.m. that a person was crouching in the brush near the caller’s residence on the 23500 block of Pleasant Valley Road.

• A woman reported at 12:42 p.m. that she was driving near Tammy Way and spotted a man pulling his pants down outside a residence.

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