< Back to All News

Man Arrested For Firing Gun Near Utility Workers

Utility workers in the Grass Valley area expected it would be a routine job over the past weekend. Nevada County Sheriff’s Lieutenant Sean Scales says they were replacing a power pole near a home on Woodpecker Ravine…

click to listen to Lt Scales

Scales says 57-year-old Bradley Owens, who appeared to be intoxicated, denied firing a gun or that he even had a weapon. But, with a search warrant, Scales says detectives found a gun similar to the one the utility workers had described and some spent shell casings, as well as ammunition…

click to listen to Lt Scales

Scales Owens later admitted to firing the gun, but said he had no intention of harming anyone.

KNCO Web Comments Guidelines

  1. Keep it clean. Comments with inappropriate language, no matter how cleverly spelled or decorated will not be posted.
  2. Comments on the way the story was written or misspelled words will be passed on to the story authors and not posted.
  3. Please use your real name. Anonymous comments or comments posted using a fake name or web handle may not be posted.
  4. Please use your real email address so we can contact you.
  5. No flaming. Any comments that are primarily of a name calling finger pointing nature may not be posted.
  6. The comment section is not a right it is a privilege. KNCO retains all rights as to what is posted on its website.

Leave A Comment

*

*

* captcha