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Police blotter

Grass Valley Police Department


• A purse was reported stolen from a residence on the 300 block of Sutton way at 12:28 p.m.

• Two vehicles were reportedly drag-racing in a parking lot on the 1400 block of Segsworth Way at 5:21 p.m.

• At 7:34 p.m., a caller reported that a man was walking toward Safeway holding a knife and was confronting vehicles with the knife. Police found and arrested the man.


• At 10:12 a.m., a caller on West Main Street, near Forest Glade Circle reported that there was a man lying in the middle of the road. Police spoke with the man, who said that he was just enjoying the feel of the sun. Officers told the man to go home.

• A caller on the 500 block of Douglas Avenue reported at 5:54 p.m. that his or her home had been vandalized. A window was broken and some property was also stolen.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


• A caller on the 29400 block of Highway 49, near Oak Tree Road, reported that someone had just thrown rocks through the window of her residence.


• At 7:55 a.m., a caller on Highway 20 reported that two men were shooting at geese near the intersection of the highway and Pleasant Valley Road, and one of the men almost hit the caller’s vehicle.

• A storage facility on the 13500 block of Gracie Road was reported burglarized at 4:08 p.m.

• A caller 8:19 p.m. on Rough and Ready Highway reported that four juveniles, dressed all in black, were carrying a trampoline down the road.

Fire calls


• A motorcyclist was seriously injured in Grass Valley Friday evening after losing control of the motorcycle he was riding and flipping it several times.

At about 6:30 p.m., Kim Nadeau was merging onto East Main Street from Catalpa Lane when he lost control. A witness told police that the front tire of the motorcycle was seen turning 90 degrees, causing the bike to flip at least three times.

Police found Nadeau unconscious. He was taken to Sutter Roseville Medical Center and was in fair condition Sunday, according to Grass valley police.

The crash may be alcohol-related, according to police.

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