Bemidji Blotter for Thursday, May 18

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Thursday, May 18.


Suspicious, 10:37 p.m.

Officer took a report of a male acting lewd at a local business on the 1800 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. No charges were requested.

Accident, 6:01 p.m.

Vehicle vs. bicycle on the 1200 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW.

Theft, 2:11 p.m.

Theft from vehicle reported on the 300 block of 24th St. NW.

Accident, 8:57 a.m.

Hit-and-run with property damage on the 200 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. One cited.

Theft, 6:00 a.m.

Report of a theft from a vehicle on the 1200 block of Park Ave. NW.


Assist, 6:22 p.m.

Koochiching County located a propane tank in Beltrami County that was mistakenly taken from Northome in November 2022.

Welfare Check, 4:01 p.m.

Welfare check requested following grass fire on Power Dam Rd. NE. Subject in good health.

Family Matter-Non Criminal, 11:36 a.m.

Complaint of domestic assault in Solway that involved a juvenile striking his mother with a mop and spraying floor cleaner on her person.

Suspicious, 3:43 a.m.

Suspicious vehicle parked in the woods near Power Dam and Mission Rd. NE in Cass Lake. Two males detained, one female arrested for multiple warrants, felony drug possession charges and fleeing a peace officer.

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