Bemidji Blotter for Tuesday, Jan. 25

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Tuesday, Jan. 25.


Traffic Stop, 11:31 p.m.

Traffic stop for driver side tail light out on the 1200 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Driver arrested for warrant and DWI.

Assist, 7:02 p.m.

Assisted a female who had locked herself out of her apartment on the 1900 block of Delton Ave. NW.

Assault, 6:47 p.m.

Officers responded to an assault with a weapon on the 2800 block of Ridgeway Ave. NW.

Theft, 6:01 p.m.

Theft of a vehicle on the 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW.

Burglary, 9:10 a.m.

Officer responded to a possible burglary on the 200 block of 3rd St. NW.

Theft, 8:24 a.m.

Adult male shoplifter took a flat-screen TV from Wal Mart and fled in a vehicle.


Traffic Stop, 5:17 p.m.

Traffic stop on the 6300 block of Irvine Ave. NW. Driver arrested for outstanding warrant.

Medical, 12:43 a.m.

Male party overdosed on heroin and had also used Xanax and alcohol.

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