Police find Cottage Grove burglary suspect in home
A St. Paul Park man was arrested after police say he was caught burglarizing a home.
Someone in the 8700 block of Greenway Avenue called police about 4:30 a.m. April 5 to report a possible burglary in progress at a vacant home across the street.
Police arrived and found a window that had been pried open and a broken pane. There was forced entry to the home. Police arrested the 40-year-old St. Paul Park man as he came up from the basement, according to the report.
He was booked into the Washington County jail on suspicion of second-degree burglary. Police planned to issue a warrant for a second suspect.