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March 7, 2013
Police execute search warrant on Quarry Ridge Lane
Woodbury police on Wednesday executed a search warrant in the 8000 block of Quarry Ridge Lane. Officers, who were aided by the Washington County SWAT team, were assisting the Anoka County Sheriff's Office in executing a search warrant "related to a current investigation," according...
March 7, 2013 - 9:47am
Woodbury man sentenced to 12 years in sexual assault case
A Woodbury man accused of sexually assaulting a girl since she was 5 years old was sentenced in February to 12 years in prison. Anthony Neil Sweet, 51, was sentenced Feb. 21 after pleading guilty in November 2012 to one count of first-degree criminal sexual conduct. Three other related...
March 7, 2013 - 8:34am
Police reports: Phantom burglars, gym peeper, more ...
A juvenile living in a home on Springbrook Plaza reported coming home Feb. 20 to find the front door unsecure and a masked burglar inside the home. Police, who reported finding no signs of forced entry or evidence of a burglary, interviewed the youth. The juvenile eventually admitted...
March 7, 2013 - 8:05am
March 6, 2013
Charges: convicted drug dealer found with half-pound of pot
A convicted Woodbury drug dealer was arrested in February after police found a suspected half-pound of marijuana in a vehicle he was driving. The man, 21-year-old Justin Allen Hanson, was charged with fifth-degree drug possession, a felony. Another man in the vehicle, 21-year-old...
March 6, 2013 - 10:46am
March 4, 2013
Jail book-ins for March 2-4
According to the Washington County Sheriff's Office, the following people recently were booked into the Washington County jail on suspicion of new charges or for pending court activity.
March 4, 2013 - 12:30pm
February 28, 2013
Search under way for Woodbury burglary suspect
Police were looking for a burglary suspect Thursday afternoon in Woodbury. Officers were concentrating their search around the area of the burglary,...
February 28, 2013 - 1:19pm
Police reports: Woodbury gun dealer accused, pond conditions questioned, surly customer, more ...
A Woodbury woman reported Feb. 12 that her daughter's laptop computer was stolen at Central Park, 8595 Central Park Place. The girl had left her backpack unattended outside Central Park. She returned to find it missing. A staff member found the backpack in a bathroom, though the computer...
February 28, 2013 - 9:23am
February 27, 2013
Washington County sheriff's deputy charged with felonies following internal sting
Washington County authorities caught one of their own stealing drugs from a secure drop-off bin, according to allegations set forth in a criminal complaint. Ricky Harry Gruber, a 43-year-old Washington County sheriff's deputy from Oakdale, was charged today with one count of felony...
February 27, 2013 - 2:52pm
February 25, 2013
Afton man accused of sexual assault
An Afton man was charged with two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct after a woman accused him of abusing her when she was 8 years old. Charles Arthur Bell, 61, appeared in court Feb.
February 25, 2013 - 11:10am
February 22, 2013
Police reports: 'Creepy' gas station customer, State Farm snowboarders, meat thief, more ...
A resident in the 2300 block of Cypress Drive reported Feb. 5 that about $500 in tools had been taken from the back of his pickup truck. No suspects. Workers at Super America, 9910 Norma Lane, reported Feb. 7 that a "creepy male" had been coming into the store between 1-3 a.m. and...
February 22, 2013 - 9:53am
Police investigate business burglaries on City Centre Drive
Several businesses on City Centre Drive reported burglaries on Jan. 25. At Corner Medical, an exterior door was pried open, giving way to access to a desk drawer's cash till, which burglars also pried their way into. About $100 cash was taken there, and about $500 in damage was inflicted...
February 22, 2013 - 7:02am
February 21, 2013
Jail book-ins for Thursday, Feb. 21
According to the Washington County Sheriff's Office, the following people recently were booked into the Washington County jail on suspicion of new charges or for pending court activity. All are considered innocent until proven guilty. Thursday, Feb. 21 Nathan Brezina, 37, St. Paul,...
February 21, 2013 - 11:00am
February 20, 2013
Day 1 yields big bust for rookie Woodbury cop
It didn't take a seasoned cop to tell something wasn't right. During a routine traffic stop on Feb. 8, rookie Woodbury police officer Caitlin...
February 20, 2013 - 8:46am
February 14, 2013
Police reports: Smoke break begets burglary sighting, coworker slugfest, phone thief's photo foils own crime, more ...
Police responded Jan. 29 to the 11000 block of Aster Way for a theft report. A Cottage Grove construction company reported $800 worth of house wrap material was stolen from a construction site. A customer of Simply Storage, 881 Weir Drive, reported Jan. 30 that multiple items had...
February 14, 2013 - 2:00pm
February 13, 2013
Multiple charges filed against alleged Oakdale shooter
The suspect in the Oakdale shooting of 9-year-old Devin Aryal was charged today in Washington County District Court. Nhan Lap Tran, 34, of Oakdale was charged with second degree intentional murder, second degree felony murder during an assault, assault in the first degree and two...
February 13, 2013 - 1:09pm