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Police blotter

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


• At 9:52 a.m., a caller on the 14900 block of Stinson Drive reported that her husband sold a car over the Internet to someone in Nigeria, and the buyer sent a check that was too much. The caller said she and her husband would be sending the check back to the buyer.

• Rodger Eugene Boss, 23, of Citrus Heights, was one of three people arrested on marijuana possession charges. He was arrested on suspicion of planting or cultivating marijuana or hashish, being under the influence of a controlled substance, and possession of a controlled substance.


• A caller on the 18400 block of Round Mountain Ranch Road reported at 10:29 a.m. that his or her credit card had been used to make an unauthorized purchase in the amount of $8,800.

• Two medicinal marijuana plants were reported stolen, at 1:38 p.m., from the 12700 block of Shady Creek Drive.

• At 6:15 p.m., a caller on Melody Road, near Highway 20, reported that several mailboxes had been vandalized. Apparently, the caller said, they were broken into through the back.

Grass Valley

Police Department


• At 12:31 a.m., a caller at the Bret Harte Retirement Inn, on the 300 block of West Main Street, reported that a vehicle had been vandalized by two juveniles, who threw a flower pot from the roof of the building. The roof of the car was smashed, the caller said. The two were chased across the parking lot 30 minutes prior to the police report, but the damage had just been found. One of the boys had shoulder-length blond hair. He was wearing brown pants and a gray or black sweatshirt.

• A caller at a business on the 100 block of East Main Street reported at 4:04 p.m. that two 11-year-old boys took girls underwear and left the store. One of the boys had dark, mid-length hair, and the other had short blond hair.

• A mother reportedly threw a child against the side of a van on the 400 block of Henderson Street at 5:47 p.m. and kicked the child in the face. The caller said the two left in a white GMC van.

• Kimberly Amy Templeton, 30, of Nevada City, was arrested on suspicion of burglary, grand theft and possession of stolen property.

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