Information in the Sheriff’s Blotter is gathered from the dispatch logs provided by the Plumas County Sheriff’s Office. No individual’s names are reported. And those arrested should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.
The following is a summary of activity for Dec. 1 2021
A case for removing guns from a household
10:37a.m. Greenville. A caller reports her ex-husband is making self-harm statements over the phone and via text. The caller stated he said he would drive off a cliff and would “effing kill himself.” He has made similar threats in the past two weeks to kill himself with a firearm to his mother and has also threatened suicide by law enforcement. The subject does have firearms per the caller and the subject has a history of meth use per the caller. 10:50 a.m. The deputy attempted to reach the subject via cell and home numbers but no answer and unable to leave a voicemail. 12:17 p.m. The caller was informed there will be no response by a deputy. The information will be passed along to Behavioral Health. 12:22 p.m. A Behavioral Health worker said she was aware of the situation and has also been attempting to contact the subject with no results.
Where did I park last night? Thank goodness it’s a tiny town
11:09 a.m. Crescent Mills. CHP reports a vehicle was taken from a residence in Crescent Mills. The keys were in the vehicle and it was believed to have been taken sometime last night. The info was relayed to all units via radio. 3:27 p.m. CHP called to cancel. The vehicle was located by the owner.
1:33 p.m. Greenville. A caller reports she caught subjects who stole copper welding leads ($3000) this morning. The subjects ran off when confronted. Two suspects were described to be Hispanic men in their 30s, and very thin; one had a goatee. They were driving a new red Escalade and the license plate number was provided in full. 1:38 p.m. About 5-10 minutes ago the subjects were at the neighbors and when they saw the caller they jumped in their vehicle and fled. It is unknown if anything is missing from the neighbor’s house. The suspects left Northbound on Hwy. 89, about 5-10 minutes ago. 2:34 p.m. The vehicle was towed and stored at Lake Almanor Tow and a deputy arrested the two suspects at 3 p.m. Both were charged with grand theft of copper materials and one was charged with bringing drugs into jail or prison. An additional charge was added later to both suspects, receiving stolen property.
Dog gone it
1:43 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports a truck driving on Lee Road. The subject has two dogs in the back and the caller is concerned as they were trying to jump out of the truck. The information was sent to CHP.
2:49 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports a vehicle accident on Hwy. 70 east of the Mount Hough ranger station. It is a vehicle vs. tree accident off the road “quite a ways.” 2:59 p.m. CHP advised the victim is uninjured.
Even barking dogs …
3:18 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports she received a threatening letter in her mailbox. The letter accused her dogs of barking. The caller said she is home all day and her dogs do not bark. The caller would like to speak to a deputy. The note in the mailbox said it would be a shame if her dogs got out and never came home. The caller requests the information on file.
Tightening the strings too tight
4:37 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports being aware of a subject with violent tendencies making threats. The caller reports the subject is putting screws in her tires, threatening to kill others. The victim has a saved voicemail recording. The subject may have access to guns. 7:49 p.m. A sergeant spoke to the victim who said she is not in fear of the suspect. Temporary restraining order procedures were provided and the victim said she will follow up.
Oh yeah, everything is fine
4:00 p.m. Greenville. A caller reports her friend called her and said that her husband went to check on someone on their property and has not come back. The caller requests a deputy do a welfare check on both parties. 5:34 p.m. A deputy spoke with both male and female parties and they are both okay and in no need of assistance.
7:46 p.m. Portola. A caller reports an engine in the middle of the road.