Bemidji Blotter for Tuesday, July 28

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Tuesday, July 28.


Property Damage, 4:41 p.m.

Officer was notified of property damage to public property on the 100 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. S.

Disorderly Conduct, 1:18 p.m.

Subjects in the wooded area of the 2500 block of Birchmont Dr. NE being loud. Subjects advised of complaint and agreed to keep noise down.

Burglary, 12:54 p.m.

Storage unit burglary reported on the 3000 block of Irvine Ave. NW.

Theft, 1:09 a.m.

Officers responded to a possible theft from a motor vehicle on the 200 block of Jacobs Way NE. Two females arrested.


Drugs, 9:34 p.m.

Deputy received information about possible drug activity in Shevlin.

Burglary, 3:46 p.m.

Burglary reported on the 3300 block of Tyler Ave. SE.

Animal, 10:00 a.m.

Deputies responded to a horse running at large on Canoe Ln. NE.

Traffic Stop, 8:03 a.m.

Vehicle passed deputy at a high rate of speed on 13th St. and Bemidji Ave. N. Driver later admitted going 60 in a 35. Driver’s license was revoked.

Pursuit, 6:15 a.m.

Deputies pursued a suspicious vehicle resulting in the arrest of an adult male for numerous charges on the 21200 block of Co. Rd. 2 in Shevlin. Stolen property including a handgun and a dirt bike were recovered.

Assist, 12:05 a.m.

Deputy spoke with a subject about a welfare check for an internet personality in California. After research, report was completely unfounded and caller was advised to fact check things from the internet.

Larissa Donovan is the News Director for the stations of Paul Bunyan Broadcasting and has been, almost without interruption, since Election Day 2016. She covers all the beats in north-central Minnesota, such as local government, crime, education, environment and social issues. She studied communications at Bemidji State University.

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