Bemidji Blotter for Tuesday, March 29

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Tuesday, March 29.


DWI, 11:38 p.m.

Traffic stop on the 900 block of 30th St. NW. Driver arrested.

Suspicious, 10:21 p.m.

Caller reported unknown juveniles knocking at her door and running away. Officer checked the area of the 900 block of 26th St. NW but didn’t find anyone.

DWI, 6:43 p.m.

Traffic stop on the 400 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. SE. Driver arrested.

Welfare Check, 5:16 p.m.

Officer responded to a six-year-old found walking on the 1800 block of Bemidji Ave. N. Upon contact, his guardian was there to pick him up. No crime was committed.

Disorderly Conduct, 2:00 p.m.

Officer responded to a disorderly conduct removal on the 600 block of America Ave. NW. Upon arrival, male party was arrested and cited.


Fire, 8:26 p.m.

Reported on the 16600 block of Scenic Highway SE in Pennington.

Burglary, 6:03 p.m.

Deputy received a report of a burglary and property damage on the 2400 block of Royal Estates Rd. NE. No further evidence or suspects at this time.

Fire, 5:45 p.m.

House fire on the 100 block of Red Cherry Ln. NE in Cass Lake. No injuries, fire damage to one room, smoke damage to the rest of the home.

Assist, 5:24 p.m.

One arrested on Highway 89 and Lumberjack Rd. NW in Puposky.

Assist, 12:44 p.m.

One arrested on the 8500 block of Cardinal Rd. NW.

Civil, 4:15 a.m.

Civil disagreement over butchered beef and a cow in Grygla.

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