A short motorcycle pursuit outside of Grass Valley and Penn Valley Wednesday afternoon. According to Capt Jeff Pettitt a Nevada County Sheriff deputy spotted a motorcycle being ridden on Indian Springs Rd near McCourtney Road Wednesday afternoon. As the deputy initiated a traffic stop, the motorcycle accelerated away.
Officers lost site of the motorcycle, but as they rounded a turn came upon an obvious clue.
Deputies did locate the bike partially hidden in the brush.
However the search did not turn up the rider.
Any one with information is urged to call the Sheriff’s office.