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Suspect in Drug Arrests Friday Breaks Police Car Window

Grass Valley Police responded to a report of someone selling methamphetamine in broad daylight out of a vehicle that was parked at 150 Glasson Way , near Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital. Grass Valley Police Lt. Alex Gammelgard says the call came in Friday Afternoon around 2 pm.

click to listen to Lt. Gammelgard


Police contacted Alexander and determined that he was under the influence of a controlled substance and he was placed under arrest.

click to listen to Lt. Gammelgard

While the officers were talking to Lynn McCarthy, Alexander became agitated and started screaming and thrashing about in the back of the patrol car.

click here to listen to Lt. Gammelgard

Alexander was charged with being under the influence of a controlled substance, possession of  paraphernalia, possession of a controlled substance,  and felony vandalism for breaking out the police car window. McCarthy was booked and released on her own recognizance for being under the influence of and possession of a controlled substance.


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