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Police Blotter

Sept. 9, 11:32 a.m.

A caller told police that someone was walking around the backyard of a vacant house. The caller said the house had been vacant for a year.

Sept. 9, 12:42 p.m.

Police received a call about two drivers throwing things at each other during a road rage incident.

Sept. 9, 6:34 p.m.

A person reported a $20,000 bike stolen.

Sept. 10, 12:51 p.m.

A man told police his stepson refused to leave. He told police that his stepson, who had a backpack filled with guns and knives, had been staying there for two weeks.

Sept. 11, 12:16 p.m.

Police received a call about a man who appeared to be passed out under the Albertsons sign.

Sept. 11, 5:22 p.m.

A man told police he was driving down Pacifica Way when he was passed by another man driving a Lamborghini. A rock then flew up and broke the caller’s windshield, according to the report. The caller confronted the driver of the Lamborghini, who then told him to get off of his property, police said.

Sept. 12, 1:07 a.m.

A bartender told police that two men and a woman were involved in a fight. Both men and the woman were hit in the fight, according to police.

Sept. 13, 7:29 p.m.

Police received a call about someone breaking into the old water treatment plant.

Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m.

A person reported hearing gunshots near St. Jude’s Ranch for Children.

Sept. 13, 11:36 p.m.

A call came in about an injured coyote in the Boulder City Hospital parking lot.

Sept. 14, 9:52 a.m.

A caller told police that an employee from Flightlinez stole a variety of items, but only returned half of them.

Sept. 14, 6:11 p.m.

A man said someone broke into his car and stole $250,000 worth of items. The man told police he was a coin collector and was returning from a coin show in Las Vegas.

Sept. 14, 7:17 p.m.

Police responded to an accident at the dry lake bed. According to the report, a Toyota FJ Cruiser flipped, and one victim had a cut on the forehead.

Sept. 15, 8:37 a.m.

A caller told police that the building formerly known as Mel’s Diner was broken into. The caller said chairs, photographs and other items were stolen.

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‘Spoof’ call temporarily locksdown high school

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