Cottage Grove police reports: Thefts, vandalism, suspicious activity
A 13-year-old Cottage Grove male was cited on suspicion of shoplifting May 4 at Kohl's, 7990 Hardwood Ave.
An employee at White Pines, 6950 East Point Douglas Road, reported $300 stolen from her purse sometime during her shift May 6.
A juvenile male reported two other juvenile males punching him and stealing his skateboard near Park High School, 8040 80th St., May 6. Loss: $100.
Holiday, 8610 East Point Douglas Road, reported a $36 gas drive off May 9. The plates on the vehicle had been stolen out of Minneapolis. There are no suspects.
An unknown suspect damaged a mailbox in the 8000 block of Hyde Avenue May 8.
A juvenile female was referred to the Youth Service Bureau after reportedly using an electronic-cigarette near Cottage Grove Middle School, 9775 Indian Blvd., May 7.
A fence that caught fire in the 7500 block of Ivystone Avenue caused $15,000 in damage to the fence and the siding of the two houses it was between May 5.
A woman in the 6700 block of Meadow Grass Lane reported the morning of May 6 that a large log had been leaned against the front door. There are no suspects.