Cottage Grove police reports for May 1: Theft, assault, property damage
Recently reported criminal activity in Cottage Grove:
A Cottage Grove man was cited for theft March 29 at Menards, 9000 East Point Douglas Road.
A Cottage Grove man reported March 31 that someone entered his vehicle overnight and stole gift cards and change in the 8600 block of Ideal Avenue.
A student at Crestview Elementary School, 7830 80th St., reported April 2 that a viola and case were stolen. Loss: $1,000.