Bemidji Blotter: 12/15-12/16

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department responded to from Wednesday, Dec. 15, through Thursday, Dec. 16.



Medical, 9:53 p.m.

Officers responded to a drug overdose on the 400 block of Lake Shore Dr. NE. Patient was alert and conscious upon arrival and provided oxygen only. Patient was transported by ambulance for further medical care.

Family Matter-non criminal, 7:51 p.m.

Officers responded to a hysterical female suffering from drug-related delusions about missing family members. Family members in question were found to be fine and in no need of assistance. No further actions taken.

Theft, 11:12 a.m.

Report of a missing garbage can on the 3900 block of Irvine Ave. NW. Can found later in someone else’s yard, blown by the wind.


Weapons Offenses, 8:15 p.m.

Officer spoke to two individuals in regards to a possible weapons violation on the 600 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. S.

Assault, 2:45 p.m.

Verbal argument between two people in quarantine on the 900 block of Carter Circle SE.

Medical, 11:32 a.m.

Officers responded to a possible overdose on the 2800 block of Ridgeway Ave. NW. Patient left prior to arrival and she was not located.

Assist, 12:06 a.m.

Officer assisted State Patrol on a traffic stop on the 2600 block of Delton Ave. NW. One arrested.



Assist, 5:11 a.m.

Responded to assist LLTPD with a vehicle pursuit on 65th Ave. and Highway 2 in Cass Lake. LLTPD stopped the vehicle before it entered Beltrami County.


Medical, 11:56 p.m.

Report of a drug overdose in Wilton. Subject reportedly fled prior to LE arrival.

Welfare Check, 4:00 p.m.

Deputies responded to the report of a lost resort worker on the 49600 block of Rogers Rd. NE in Kelliher.

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