Bemidji Blotter for Monday, June 22

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Monday, June 22.


Fraud, 11:52 p.m.

Officers took possession of a counterfeit bill on the 1100 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. S.

Ordinance Violations, 9:40 p.m.

Officers responded to a consume in public complaint on the 400 block of Bemidji Ave. N. Male arrested for outstanding warrants and taken to Cass County.

Animal, 6:28 p.m.

Animal running at large on the 100 block of 26th St. NW. Officer was not able to catch the cat.

Suspicious, 4:13 p.m.

Responded to an impaired driver call and arrested two on the 1200 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW for DWI, drugs. Charges pending lab results.


Assault, 10:07 p.m.

Female arrested for multiple charges on the 28600 block of Connection Dr. SE in Pennington.

Violations/Court Orders, 8:29 p.m.

Violation of an order for protection in Bemidji. One arrested.

Assault, 3:13 p.m.

Arrest for domestic assault in Bemidji.

Public Relations, 10:30 a.m.

Answered questions regarding COVID-19 response in Bemidji.


Larissa Donovan is the News Director for the stations of Paul Bunyan Broadcasting and has been, almost without interruption, since Election Day 2016. She covers all the beats in north-central Minnesota, such as local government, crime, education, environment and social issues. She studied communications at Bemidji State University. You can follow along with Larissa's live tweets of meetings and events on Twitter!

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