Bemidji Blotter for Thursday, Jan. 14

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Thursday, Jan. 14.


DWI, 11:48 p.m.

Officer conducted a traffic stop on vehicle with no headlights on 29th St. and Irvine Ave. NW. Driver arrested for DUI.

Vehicle Calls/Complaints, 11:32 p.m.

Officer responded to the report of motor vehicle break-in on 9th St. and Bemidji Ave. N. Suspects located and charges referred.

DWI, 10:06 p.m.

Traffic stop on 4th St. and Richards Ave. SE. Individual arrested for DWI.

Medical, 6:45 p.m.

Officers responded to an overdose on the 500 block of America Ave. NW.

Suspicious, 6:03 p.m.

Officer responded to the 2900 block of Irvine Ave. NW on report of suspicious activity. Officer spoke with homeowners who were having a spiritual fire.

Disorderly Conduct, 1:55 p.m.

Remove male and female from the library. Male arrested on DANCO violation.

Theft, 1:41 p.m.

An officer took a report of a stolen vehicle on Park Ave. and 13th St. NW.

Theft, 11:45 a.m.

Adult female shoplifter at Walmart. Female arrested on outstanding felony warrant.

DWI, 3:55 a.m.

Traffic stop on the 2400 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Driver arrested for DWI.


Fire, 10:20 p.m.

Deputies responded to a vehicle fire on the 5900 block of Dove Ct. NW. No crimes occurred.

Accident, 6:30 p.m.

Assist MSP with vehicle rollover on Highway 71 in Hines.

Theft, 5:43 p.m.

Theft from vehicle reported on the 8500 block of Highway 2 W.

Vehicle Calls/Complaints, 1:07 p.m.

DWI arrest on Mission Rd. and Roosevelt Rd. SE in Cass Lake.

Assault, 7:38 a.m.

Report of an assault involving a dangerous weapon on the 400 block of Archery Rd. WN. Adult male arrested.


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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