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Police Blotter

Grass Valley Police Department Saturday

• A caller at the Kmart portrait studio reported at 4:48 p.m. someone had broken into a locked drawer and stolen $60.

Nevada County Sheriff’s Office


• At 12:54 p.m., a caller on the 18700 block of Norlene Way reported that she had provided her Social Security number to a fake Internet Web site she thought was Earthlink, an Internet provider.

• At 6:28 p.m., a caller reported that while he and his son were walking along the 29400 block of Highway 49 a vehicle tried to run them over. The caller later said that his son was walking two feet into the roadway, and the driver of the vehicle might have been swerving to avoid a collision.


• Two kayaks were reported stolen from the 11100 block of Lakeshore South at 11:43 a.m.

California Highway



• A 46-year-old motorcyclist was injured Sunday afternoon after he swerved to miss a collision with a stopped pickup truck and crashed.

The crash took place at 12:40 p.m. at the intersection of Dog Bar Road and Wheeler Cross Road.

A southbound Toyota pickup truck had slowed and then stopped to make a left-hand turn onto Wheeler Cross Road, according tot he California Highway Patrol.

The motorcyclist was reported not paying attention to the pickup and had not noticed that it stopped.

Highway patrol did not release the names of either driver.

The motorcyclist was taken by helicopter to Sutter Roseville Medical Center for non-life threatening leg injuries, according to the highway patrol.

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