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Cottage Grove woman calls police to report fight, gets arrested for DWI

A Cottage Grove woman who drove to a gas station to report a fight with her boyfriend ended up getting arrested for drunken-driving.

Kristen E. Albrecht, 30, called police shortly before 3:30 a.m. Oct. 8 from the SuperAmerica at 7162 East Point Douglas Road. According to the report, she said she had been in a dispute with her boyfriend at a Cottage Grove home. She then drove to the gas station.

Police arrived and Albrecht was subsequently arrested on suspicion of first-degree drunken driving, due to prior DWI arrests.

There had been a verbal dispute between Albrecht and her boyfriend, but no arrests were made.

—Scott Wente