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Washington County Attorney's Office
July 3, 2017
Woodbury arrest leads to sex trafficking charges of Mahtomedi man
A Mahtomedi man faces felony sex trafficking and prostitution-related charges after a Woodbury police investigation found more than a dozen commercial...
July 3, 2017 - 1:22pm
April 1, 2017
Major crimes unit to continue
Washington County commissioners last week voiced their continued support for the county attorney office's major crimes unit created to investigate...
April 1, 2017 - 7:43am
March 30, 2017
Maier a 'Pledge to Graduate' winner
Washington County Attorney Pete Orput recently announced the 2017 winners of an annual "Pledge to Graduate" program designed to reward students...
March 30, 2017 - 12:39pm
Prosecutors: Sex trafficking ring spanned 29 states, reached Cottage Grove and other Twin Cities suburbs
A Cottage Grove townhouse less than a half-mile from an elementary school served as a brothel where women were forced to make a minimum $800...
March 30, 2017 - 11:36am
February 28, 2017
Smashburger employee gets a ticket for temper tantrum in kitchen
Smashburger employee gets a ticket for temper tantrum in kitchen Woodbury Public Safety cited a New Richmond, Wis., man for disorderly conduct...
February 28, 2017 - 8:50am
Thief pickpockets Woodbury woman, then allegedly uses credit card
A convicted thief came to Tamarack Village and picked the pocket of a young Woodbury woman before using the stolen credit card in Roseville to...
February 28, 2017 - 7:51am
February 27, 2017
Police get involved after assault at Crosswinds basketball game
An eighth-grader at Crosswinds Arts and Science School in Woodbury was allegedly assaulted by another student during a basketball game. His father...
February 27, 2017 - 11:50am
February 19, 2017
Court sends car thief to treatment
Ethan Paul Quirt, 40, of Minneapolis spent 182 days in the Washington County jail before sentencing for gross misdemeanor receiving stolen property....
February 19, 2017 - 6:23pm
She confronted him for public urination; he assaulted her and got jailed
A White Bear Lake 25-year-old was sentenced to 10 days in jail, 20 days of sentence to serve duty, and a year of probation after assaulting a...
February 19, 2017 - 8:23am
February 18, 2017
After Woodbury hotel stay, man faces charges of domestic assault
Guests at the Extended Stay America in Woodbury witnessed a New Year's Day tirade during which a St. Paul man sloshed hot coffee on a woman,...
February 18, 2017 - 4:22pm
February 17, 2017
Elderly man faces rape allegations
A Woodbury man is facing two counts of criminal sexual conduct with a person younger than age 13. Raymond Victor Mouchka, 72, allegedly raped...
February 17, 2017 - 4:22pm
February 15, 2017
Major crimes unit grows
Washington County Three new employees will help the Washington County Attorney's Office fight sex trafficking. Jerry Wallerich, Pam Hughes and...
February 15, 2017 - 9:50am
February 13, 2017
Video of girl in underwear leads to alleged pimp
A video of an underage girl dancing in her underwear led to an alleged pimp from Washington County. Woodbury Public Safety, Washington County...
February 13, 2017 - 5:37am
February 7, 2017
Pimp allegedly tries to sell sex at Cottage Grove Walgreen's
What turned out to be some of the parting messages on the escort section of Backpage.com turned into pimping charges against a man who peddled sex in Washington County. On Jan. 9, Washington County Sheriff's Office found among the website's last escort advertisements, a now-defunct...
February 7, 2017 - 8:49pm
January 11, 2017
Traffic stop for expired tabs leads to 3 baggies of meth
A St. Paul Park 27-year-old is facing felony drug charges after police found three baggies of methamphetamine in her car. On Aug. 19, near the...
January 11, 2017 - 7:14am