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Cottage Grove police reports: 4 stores report burglaries


A 46-year-old St. Paul Park man was cited for shoplifting at Menards, 9000 East Point Douglas Road, Jan. 23.


A 34-year-old Cottage Grove man was cited for trespassing Jan. 25 at Holiday, 8101 Hadley Ave.

Drunken driving

A 21-year-old Cottage Grove man was cited for drunken driving Jan. 28 near 80th Street and Hemingway Avenue. A preliminary breathalyzer test reported a blood alcohol content of 0.12.


A vehicle in the 8800 block of East Point Douglas Road was broken into through a window, and an iPod and $995 in cash were taken.


Four stores at 7430 80th St. were broken into Jan. 30 by an unknown person. Subway reported a broken door resulting in $2,000 of damage, and money stolen. Salon 80 also had its door broken. Tom Moy Cafe reported $1,500 to $2,000 in damage for a broken door and cash stolen. There was an attempted burglary at Integrity Dental, but the person did not gain entry.