Police report: Where does man living in bus go to pee? Also, a child alone at pool, and a K-9 that apprehends shooting suspect
Note: This is a sample of recent incidents involving the Woodbury police. All subjects are presumed innocent until proven guilty.
• A K-9 from Woodbury was called at 3:25 p.m. June 7 to the 500 block of 11th St. in Newport to assist the Washington County Sheriff's Office with a search for a subject believed to be involved in a shooting in St. Paul. The subject also had a felony warrant out for his arrest. Upon hearing the K-9 was arriving, the man stated, "I give up, I have warrants," and climbed down from the rafters of the garage where he had been hiding. In assisting another agency, the K-9 was used as a deterrent only.
• An electrical box at the end of a driveway was smoking at 4:34 p.m. June 8, along Windjammer Drive. Black smoke was no closer than 30 feet to the nearest structure. Firefighters handled the 911 call.
• At 10:04 a.m. June 9, Woodbury Public Safety received a 911 call about an incidence of road rage on Interstate 94. A black Ford Fusion reportedly was brake checking and flipping off the complainant.
• Suspicious activity was reported at 10:51 a.m. June 9 at Ideal Credit Union. A customer thought he overheard a woman trying to access a bank account that wasn't hers. Police confirmed that the woman had indeed provided the teller with all appropriate information to access the account, including a picture ID.
• Officers checked the welfare of an 8-year-old girl at 9:01 p.m. June 10 near the community pool along Lilac Lane. The complainant reported she was without supervision and appeared confused, but when police arrived, the girl's mother was there with her. The mother said the girl is autistic and tends to wander.
• A bus had been parked in the 3800 block of Lilac Lane all day June 10. At 9:26 p.m., a resident called 911 to report the man living in the bus had parked in front of her home and let the dog out to pee on the lawn. The complainant, a 45-year-old woman, talked to the man, who was in town for graduation, about the issue. She then told officers she didn't like that the man was moving his vehicle to different areas and sleeping in it.
• Firefighters put out a machinery fire at 1:12 a.m. June 12 in the 2700 block of Manning Ave. A bailer had started on fire in a hayfield.
• Police were called at 2:03 a.m. June 12 for a possible burglary in progress. A dark-colored sedan left the scene, along Eagle View Place, prior to officer arrival. The complainant went to a safe place for the rest of the early morning.
• An electrical fire occurred at 11:26 p.m. June 12 at Walmart, in the 10200 block of Hudson Road. A cooler in the meat department was sparking. Woodbury Public Safety put out a small fire, assisted with smoke, shut off the power and left the building in the hands of maintenance staff.
• A complainant reported a fire at 7:18 a.m. June 13, near the 500 block of Bielenberg Drive. While gray and white smoke was reported, firefighters checked the area and found no fire.
• Woodbury police assisted with a semi-trailer rollover at 12:12 p.m. June 13, near the intersection of U.S. Highway 61 and Interstate 494 in Newport. A Woodbury officer happened to be in the area when the Minnesota State Patrol aired a report of a semi rollover with unknown injuries. A Woodbury officer determined there were no injuries, then assisted with traffic control until the Minnesota Department of Transportation arrived.