Jail bookings information from Aug. 20 to Aug. 26 provided by the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.
Sign up for Oakdale Patch's free e-newsletter | Like Oakdale Patch on Facebook | Follow Oakdale Patch on Twitter The following people were arrested according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office: Aug. 20 Aug. 21 Aug. 23 Aug. 25 Aug. 26 Charges listed should be considered pending, and will not necessarily match official charges from the courts. It is possible those listed will not be officially charged. Listed are residents of Oakdale who were arrested in Washington County, and anyone who was arrested in Oakdale regardless of city of residence. Those listed are considered innocent until proven guilty.
A Menards employee reported a shoplifter who tried to leave the store without paying for merchandise. During the arrest officers also found drugs on the shoplifter.
Oakdale Police Officers initially arresting a St. Paul man for theft also discovered the man had drugs in his possession. Oakdale police were dispatched to Menards around 4:30 p.m. Friday regarding a shoplifter in custody at the home improvements store. A Menards employee caught the man trying to leave the store with $346.99 worth of faucets, according to the initial complaint. As police were making the arrest an officer found a black zip-up pouch containing a glass pipe and a small bag with white power in it. The white powder tested positive for methamphetamine, the initial complaint states. The suspect was booked in Washington County Jail on third-degree drug charges and theft chages. Sign up for Oakdale Patch's free e-newsletter | …