Bemidji Blotter for Thursday, March 19

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


Assault, 9:09 p.m.

Individual arrested for assault with a weapon on the 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW.

DWI, 9:07 p.m.

Traffic stop on the 1900 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Adult female arrested for DWI.

Theft, 6:40 p.m.

Report of shoplifter on the 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Female cited for theft and arrested for outstanding warrant.

Welfare Check, 4:49 p.m.

Three juveniles playing in the snow on the side of the roadway on Division St. W. Juveniles were advised to go home.

Disorderly Conduct, 1:58 p.m.

An individual was arrested for disorderly conduct on the 600 block of 3rd St. NW.

DWI, 2:06 a.m.

Traffic stop for license plate light out on 9th St. and Bemidji Ave. N. One arrested for DWi, one arrested for an outstanding warrant.


Agency Assist, 7:58 p.m.

Assist Bemidji Police Department with a shoplifter at Menards. Male party was arrested for a drug DWI and possession of a controlled substance.

Burglary, 5:46 p.m.

Burglary reported at a storage facility on the 7900 block of Fairgrounds Rd. NW.


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