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Police blotter

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


• A microwave oven was reported stolen, at 2:46 p.m., from a rental unit on the 10200 block of Howe Avenue.

• At 3:55 p.m., a caller on the 18200 block of Alexandra Way reported the theft of $8,000 in camera equipment while he was hosting a party at his residence.

• A juvenile reported at 4:09 p.m. that a bomb was possibly hidden at Alta Sierra School, at 16607 Annie Drive. Investigators searched the school and evacuated the building, but no explosive device was found.


• A caller on the 16600 block of Pasquale Road reported at 2:37 a.m. that a large pile of Olivia Diaz political signs had been dumped in the parking lot of a business.

• American flags were reported stolen, at 10:50 a.m., from a property on the 13400 block of Ridge Road.

• A tractor and generator were reported stolen, at 11:59 a.m., from the 12700 block of Sierra Vista Drive.

Fire calls


• At 8:48 p.m., gunfire and several bonfires were reported near the Greenhorn Creek bed. Two fires were extinguished by 10 p.m.


• A garage in a home on the 12100 block of Francis Drive was burned in an early morning fire. The blaze was reported at 6:12 a.m. Nevada County Consolidated, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection and Grass Valley fire departments responded to the call. By 6:32 a.m., the fire was contained to the garage. The resident was not home at the time. No further information was available Sunday.

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