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Cloquet bank gets rock through window, money stolen

Shortly before 6 a.m. today, someone threw a rock through the window of Cornerstone State Bank in Cloquet, then got inside the bank and stole an undisclosed amount of cash, according to police.

The burglary was reported to Cloquet police at 5:50 a.m. on reports of a broken window.

“Upon further investigation, it was determined that a burglary had taken place inside the bank,” the department said in a news release.Rock used in break-in

Police didn’t find the suspect, but they did find the rock the suspect used to break the window. It has painted hearts and the name “Christen” in pink letters on it.

Police have surveillance video that shows the suspect and are asking anyone who recognizes the suspect or rock to contact them at (218) 879-1247.

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