Bemidji Blotter for Tuesday, April 12

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


Disorderly Conduct, 10:59 p.m.

A severely intoxicated male entered the wrong house on the 1000 block of Beltrami Ave. NW on his way home from the bar.

Burglary, 6:21 p.m.

Officer took a report of a burglary on the 200 block of Kay Ave. SE.

Burglary, 1:08 p.m.

Reported on the 1200 block of Beltrami Ave. NW.

Theft, 1:05 p.m.

Adult male shoplifter at Wal-Mart fled prior to law enforcement arrival. Female acquaintance was arrested on outstanding warrants.

Welfare Check, 4:55 a.m.

Welfare check requested on a male in a park sitting on the ground on the 1100 block of Mississippi Ave. NW. Subject was fine and just enjoying “Mother Earth.” No assistance needed.


Vehicle Calls/Complaints, 6:02 a.m.

Reckless vehicle complaint on Highway 71 and 71 Connection NE. Deputy located vehicle, newspaper delivery driver.

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