Bemidji Blotter for Thursday, Jan. 19

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


Traffic Stop, 8:04 p.m.

Written warning on the 500 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. S, blue lights prohibited.

Warrant, 7:44 p.m.

Male arrested on warrant on the 900 block of Grant Ave. SE and transported directly to Hubbard County on their warrant.

Traffic Stop, 7:28 p.m.

Traffic stop on the 500 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Multiple individuals placed under arrest.

Assault, 2:54 p.m.

Officer took a report of several fighting at a local shelter on the 800 block of America Ave. NW. One male issued a citation.

Drugs, 6:39 a.m.

Possible marijuana seized by TSA on the 3800 block of Moberg Dr. NW. Turned over to officer for disposal. Closed.

Traffic Stop, 5:19 a.m.

Traffic stop on Washington Ave. and Pine Grove St. SW. Adult male placed under arrest for driving after cancelation-inimical to public safety.


Assist, 8:47 p.m.

One arrested on the 600 block of Minnesota Ave. NW.

Hazards (dangerous), 4:22 p.m.

Questions answered regarding animal debris on lake in Bemidji.

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