MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Crystal Police are asking for the public’s help in finding the person responsible for throwing a 40-pound brick through the window of a squad car — which had a K-9 officer inside.
Police say the incident happened early Saturday morning in the police department parking lot.READ MORE: 'She Was A Jewel': Community Holds Vigil For Victim Of Quadruple Homicide
Surveillance video shows the suspect quickly approach the squad car before smashing out the back window with a large landscaping brick. The suspect then ran away towards Douglas Drive.
A dog named Rocco — the department’s first K-9 officer — was in the backseat.
Deputy Chief Mike Meehan says the dog wasn’t hurt.