Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Cottage Grove police: Knife-wielding 17-year-old arrested after burglary spree

Email

Police say a 17-year-old Cottage Grove male broke into a home armed with a knife, burglarized another home and tried to break into 100 vehicles during a three-day crime spree that ended with his arrest.

The teen was arrested Friday, April 5, after a reported burglary about 9 p.m. at a home in the 7800 block of Hemingway Avenue. The homeowner reported an intruder armed with a knife in her home.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Advertisement
Scott Wente
Scott Wente has been editor at the South Washington County Bulletin since 2011. He worked as a reporter at other Forum Communications newspapers from 2003 to 2011. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.
(651) 459-7600
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness