Bemidji Blotter for Monday, Sept. 20

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Monday, Sept. 20.


Theft, 6:54 p.m.

Officers responded to the 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW on the report of a fleeing shoplifter. Adult female placed under arrest for multiple violations.

Suspicious, 6:09 p.m.

Abandoned/stolen vehicle found unattended and parked on the 600 block of 5th St. SE. License plates removed by suspect(s) prior to officer arrival.

Traffic Stop, 4:05 a.m.

Traffic stop on 24th St. and Irvine Ave. NW. Multiple individuals placed under arrest.


Vehicle Calls/Complaints, 3:14 p.m.

Report of a reckless vehicle complaint resulting in a one-vehicle crash on Brook Lake Rd. and Scenic Highway SE in Pennington. Driver was arrested for felony DWI and DAC-IPS.

Suspicious, 12:42 a.m.

Report of suspicious activity on the 11300 block of Chokecherry DR. NE.

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!

© 2020 HBI Radio Bemidji, LLC d/b/a Paul Bunyan Broadcasting 502 Beltrami Ave NW, Bemidji, MN 56601 This website is not intended for users located within the European Economic Area