Washington County police blotter

  • Updated: November 10, 2013 - 1:00 AM


OCT. 9

Lost child. A 4- or 5-year-old child was discovered in a cul-de-sac in the 200 block of Indian Trail. A deputy transported the child to an address where he was reunited with his father and twin brother.


OCT. 13

Animal concern. A deputy checked on a report of three horses with no food left for them in the area of 90th Street and Manning Avenue. The caller said the animals had been looking progressively thinner. The deputy found that there was food and water left for them and thought the horses looked healthy.


OCT. 10

Animal complaint. A sheep or ram was reported running on the bike path near 170th Street. A deputy checking the area was unable to locate the animal.

OCT. 12

Suspicious activity. A deputy saw two abandoned bicycles in the area of Fenway Boulevard and 140th Street and then noticed some rustling in the cornfield nearby. There he found two juveniles who explained they were picking dead corn. The juveniles were advised the corn was not dead and that they were on private property.

OCT. 15

Residential lock out. A mother was locked out of her house by her 19-month-old child in the 13000 block of Europa Trail. When the woman and a deputy were unable to get the child to unlock the door, the deputy removed a screen and entered through a window.


OCT. 10

Suspicious activity. A vehicle with its lights off was reported behind the Freedom Valu Center, 2020 St. Croix Trail. A deputy was unable to locate the vehicle but advised the complainant it was likely someone known to authorities who parks in the area and checks the fire scanner, and who was not a threat to anyone.


OCT. 8

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