Sheriff’s Blotter: Dec. 2 – Robed figure decorates church

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. 2 2021

Inspired decorator

12:26 a.m. Portola. A caller reports that an unknown male broke into the church. The subject is still inside. The caller says he just saw the subject walk into the building, no further information. The caller said no one else is in the building. The subject is in a long robe, dark in color. 12:46 a.m. A deputy contacted the subject who was trying to hang Christmas lights around the statue of Jesus. There is no crime or burglary. All the doors were unlocked and the subject wasn’t aware that he was not allowed inside the building. The priest is requesting nothing further. The subject agreed to move along.


What was that construction speed limit?

5:58 a.m. Greenville. A caller reports a two-vehicle crash with injuries. Both drivers are stuck in their vehicles. There are no other occupants in the vehicles. The vehicles are still on the road. The caller said the crash is in the construction zone just north of Greenville, approximately six miles south of Hwy. 147. Indian Valley Fire was paged, Crescent Mills Fire, and PDH. Careflight 4 has an ETA of 6:49 a.m. Careflight 3 ETA is 7:57 a.m. to Indian Valley Hospital. 7:49 a.m. Careflight 3 on the ground.

Creepy book vandal reported

9:12 a.m. Keddie. A caller reports a poem ripped from a book left on her car. She stated she feels uncomfortable and watched. The vehicle was at Grocery Outlet yesterday 8 a.m.-9 a.m. The title of the poem is “The woman I love.” 9:58 a.m. The caller requests the information be on file.


Side effects of refrigerator magnet poetry

9:21 a.m. Quincy. A caller reports a vandal at the Keddie gas station changed the letters to read “I DIE RESORT” The caller took the letters down but has pictures beforehand. The caller asked to remain anonymous.

Unwanted attention

11:23 a.m. Chester. A caller reports his employee is being harassed. The suspect was waiting for her at work this morning when she arrived. The caller is the business owner. The victim is an employee at the location. Temporary restraining order procedures were provided. Victim Witness contact was also given.

Dentist checks up on regular missing a regular check up

12:19 p.m. Graeagle. A caller, who is a dentist, called to request a welfare check on a patient that possibly lives in Graeagle. The patient missed an appointment yesterday and has been a patient for more than 10 years. The subject patient has always been on time and the dentist is now unable to make contact with the number on file. The dentist would like a call back. No welfare check was needed. The victim passed away in August.


Another ‘Oops a daisy’

2:11 p.m. Greenville. A caller reports a construction truck hit a phone line/pole. The line is down on the ground. There is no hazard at this time. The address is near Alta Camp. Frontier was notified, and said it may take a couple days to repair.

Too late for Thanksgiving, too early for Christmas

3:06 p.m. Graeagle. A caller reports having hit a turkey on Hwy. 89 near the Coyote Grill. The turkey needs to be dispatched. The information was transferred to CHP.

Hearing aids on the blink

3:18 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports a neighbor plays loud music all day. The subject will turn the music down at 10 p.m. but it is very loud during the day. The apartment manager is not helping. They have both talked to him several times with nothing resolved. 4:58 p.m. A deputy reported speaking to the caller who was advised to recontact when the music is actually playing so that they can respond.


Suspected scam reported

3:39 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports he received a letter letting him know that he was able to apply for a FEMA loan due to the fire. No money has been lost at this time. The caller said he never applied but wants the information on file for now.

Lane hopping

4:19 p.m. Quincy. A caller reports a man jumping in and out of traffic. (Traffic in Quincy?) The subject is wearing red pants and a flannel shirt and appears to be in his mid 40’s. 4:30 p.m. A deputy was unable to locate the subject on Lawrence or Main Street.

Wild West shootout 2021-style

7:55 p.m. Crescent Mills. A caller reports gunshots in the area of Howard’s Storage. The caller heard 15 shots from a handgun followed by 4 more shots. The caller said there are two vehicles shooting at each other. The caller said one vehicle is currently at Howard’s Storage. The caller doesn’t know where the other vehicle went. 8:42 p.m. A sergeant reported unable to locate anything matching that description and spoke to two PG&E workers in the area that did not hear any gunshots.