Bemidji Blotter: 2/7-2/8

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Tuesday, Feb. 7 and on Wednesday, Feb. 8.



Theft, 8:44 p.m.

One arrested on the 200 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW.

Assist, 4:15 p.m.

Officer spoke with male subject who wanted to confront rude employee at a local business on the 2000 block of Division St. W. Male subject was advised to call and speak with a manager.

Medical, 4:07 p.m.

Report of a possible overdose on the 2900 block of Pine Ridge Ave. NW. Female found deceased.

Assist, 1:51 p.m.

Warrant arrest on the 1000 block of Washington Ave. S.

Traffic Stop, 12:24 a.m.

Traffic stop for suspended object on the 3300 block of Bemidji Ave. N. Driver arrested for a DANCO violation.

DWI, 12:15 a.m.

Traffic stop on the 5300 block of Irvine Ave. NW. One arrested.


Disturbing the Peace, 9:25 p.m.

Caller reported young child running up and down stairs at apartment building on the 600 block of America Ave. NW. Security resolved the issue prior to officer arrival.

Welfare Check, 7:56 p.m.

Caller requested welfare check on family member that didn’t return home on the 3900 block of Irvine Ave. NW. Subject was in custody.

DWI, 7:36 p.m.

Traffic stop on the 500 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Two arrested.

Welfare Check, 6:50 p.m.

Officer responded to a welfare check at an apartment complex on the 700 block of 15th St. NW. One intoxicated adult female was transported to the emergency department by Officer for pregnancy-related pains.

Theft, 9:17 a.m.

Report of a burglary on the 1200 block of 30th St. NW.



Dead Body, 10:29 p.m.

Death investigation in Bemidji.

Agency Assist, 8:44 p.m.

Assist Bemidji Police Department with a report of a female attempting to break into a vehicle on the 200 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Female arrested on outstanding warrant.

Theft, 4:25 p.m.

Deputies responded to a call about theft of hay bales on the 5400 block of Nature Rd. NW.

Assault, 4:19 p.m.

Deputies investigated the report of an assault which further led to the discovery of a sexual assault of a minor in Pennington.


Assist, 10:23 p.m.

Deputies began responding to assist LLTP on the 19700 block of Canary Dr. SE in Cass Lake. Deputies were canceled prior to arrival. One juvenile arrested.

Weapons Offenses, 2:14 p.m.

Report of a road-rage incident between two vehicles on the 7300 block of Power Dam Rd. NE.

Violations/Court Orders, 9:19 a.m.

Deputies assisted the Leech Lake Tribal Police with a violation of a harassment restraining order. One adult female was arrested on the 1100 block of Porcupine Rd. SE in Cass Lake for unrelated outstanding warrants.

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