Bemidji Blotter for Monday, July 19

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Monday, July 19.


Property Damage, 10:44 p.m.

Caller reported her window damaged by a bb on the 900 block of 26th St. NW.

Disorderly Conduct, 9:37 p.m.

Report of possible gunshots in a residential area on 3rd St. and Central Ave. SE. Community members discovered it was fireworks. Unable to locate the source of the fireworks.

Fire, 4:02 p.m.

Verbal warning for violating a fire ordinance on the 200 block of Gemmel Ave. SW.

Assault, 11:55 p.m.

One arrested on 15th St. NW.

Hazards (dangerous), 11:15 a.m.

Power outage due to storm on Roosevelt Rd. and Grant Ave. SE. Ottertail Power notified. No fires located.


Welfare Check, 7:16 p.m.

Checked on a male laying on the roadway on the 5500 block of Division St. W and throwing rocks.

Traffic Stop, 3:34 p.m.

Driver arrested for fleeing on foot and warrants on the 2400 block of Roosevelt Rd. SE.

Theft, 9:31 a.m.

Theft of numerous power tools and a Yamaha generator on the 7200 block of Island View Dr. NE.


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