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Truckee Police log: Canine unit discovers bulk narcotics; 2 arrested

Staff Report

TRUCKEE, Calif. — Below are select incidents from the Truckee Police Department’s press log for Oct. 6-13, along with previously unreported incidents.

OCT. 7

Officers arrested a bicyclist riding into oncoming traffic around 10:03 p.m. According to police, the bicyclist was riding the bike at night, in traffic, without a head lamp. It was also determined the cyclist was allegedly operating the bike while under the influence of alcohol, prompting the arrest.

OCT. 8

A man found sleeping inside his vehicle along Donner Pass Road around 11:47 p.m. was identified as having an arrest warrant, according to police. The man was found to allegedly have been under the influence and in possession of methamphetamine. He was placed under arrest and booked into Nevada County Jail.

Officers conducting a drug trafficking investigation around 11:58 p.m. were led to the discovery of bulk narcotics with the assistance of a police canine unit, according to police. Two arrests were made on drug trafficking related charges, police report.

OCT. 9

An unresponsive parked motorist brought officers to his location at Donner Pass Road around 6:32 p.m. The motorist was transported for medical evaluation, and it was determined the individual was under the influence of alcohol. Police report the suspect was cited and released for DUI.

OCT. 10

Following a call for a possible DUI, police were dispatched around 1:19 a.m. The suspected vehicle was located and stopped for vehicle code violations, when the driver was found to be allegedly under the influence of alcohol. The driver was arrested and booked without incident.

Police were dispatched to a residence around 8:15 p.m. following a report of a stalking suspect making numerous threats against a female and appearing at her residence. Police made contact with the suspect who was discovered to be allegedly driving under the influence. The suspect was arrested and booked on multiple charges.