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Police blotter

Grass Valley Police Department Wednesday

• A man in his late teens or early 20s was reported to be exposing himself at 7:08 p.m. on Sutton Way. The man had a shaved head, was not wearing a shirt and reportedly had his pants all the way down.

Nevada City Police Department


• A caller on the 400 block of Nimrod Street reported a possible attempted child abduction at 4:15 p.m. According to police, no attempted child abduction took place.


• At 6:31 a.m., a caller at Gold Run School reported that he had found a generator hidden in bushes near the school. The generator was determined to have been reported stolen from the 500 block of Searls Avenue recently.

Fire calls


• A small vegetation fire was reported, at 4:30 a.m., at Greenhorn Creek and Red Dog Road. The fire was contained at under one acre by 6:42 a.m. Officials suspect it was started by a campfire. The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, Nevada County Consolidated and Peardale-Chicago Park departments responded.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


• At 1:09 p.m., a caller on the 13000 block of Idaho-Maryland Road reported people on all-terrain vehicles had been entering her house through a crawl space. Now, she said, they had removed part of her roof so they could come in through the top of the house. Deputies found no evidence to support the allegations. Several hours later, the woman called to say that the same people had thrown a dead animal onto her deck.

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