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Cottage Grove police brief: Man suspected of lewd behavior

A woman told police a man sought her out as he was pleasuring himself in his car in a Cottage Grove parking lot.

According to Cottage Grove police, a man sitting in a vehicle outside Target at about 4 p.m. March 11 called a woman over to his vehicle. When the woman approached she could see that the man was masturbating. He asked her where the nearest Domino’s Pizza is located.

The women moved away and called police. She was able to provide only a brief description of the vehicle and did not have the license plate number. The man drove away before police arrived. His vehicle wasn’t located.

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.

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