Friday, February 1, 2013 - 5:13pm
5000 block Columbus Ave., man was trying to chase raccoon out of his yard with a broom and called for help. When he was chasing it, it disappeared. He went back inside house, found it had sneaked into the mud room through a dog door. Racoon stood up on hind legs and hissed at the man, then ran out of dog door and hid underneath deck. Officer snared, then euthanized raccoon.