Bemidji Blotter for Thursday, Nov. 12

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Thursday, Nov. 12.


DWI, 9:45 p.m.

Traffic stop on the 2900 block of Ridgeway Ave. NW. Driver arrested for DWI.

Warrant, 8:32 p.m.

Adult male arrested on an outstanding warrant on the 600 block of 3rd St. NW.

Suspicious, 11:41 a.m.

Officers checked on an individual yelling at vehicle on Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. It was found this behavior is common for this particular individual. No further actions taken.

Theft, 8:54 a.m.

Theft from vehicle reported on the 1400 block of Minnesota Ave. NW.


Traffic Stop, 10:08 p.m.

Traffic stop on Highway 2 and Adams Ave. NW. Driver arrested for DWI and drug possession.

Warrant, 4:30 p.m.

Pickup of a local warrant on the 100 block of 6th St. NW in Cass Lake.

Burglary, 1:37 p.m.

Burglary of unoccupied abandoned trailer house on Little Norway Ave. SE. Pending receipt of items missing.

Assault, 10:03 a.m.

Deputies responded to three 911 calls for service. The resulting investigation led to the arrest of an intoxicated adult male for domestic assault.

Fire, 5:52 a.m.

Outbuilding on fire on the 5700 block of Lakey Rd. NW.


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