Bemidji Blotter for Tuesday, March 9

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Tuesday, March 9.


Weapons Offenses, 9:26 p.m.

Officers responded to reports of shots fired on the 2800 block of Ridgeway Ave. NW. Victim was taken to the hospital.

Theft, 5:50 p.m.

Officer took a theft report on Park Ave. and 11th St. NW.

Theft, 3:15 p.m.

Theft of IT bag from motor vehicle on the 1300 block of Beltrami Ave. NW.

Theft, 11:58 a.m.

Theft of package on the 500 block of Beltrami Ave. NW.

Theft, 11:52 a.m.

Officer responded to the 1400 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW for a female shoplifter. Female was located and arrested for a felony warrant.

Burglary, 9:13 a.m.

Burglary reported on the 1500 block of Irvine Ave. NW.

Medical, 9:11 a.m.

Medical situation on the 600 block of Patriot Dr. NW. Subject claiming to be overdosing on narcotics.

DWI, 1:23 a.m.

Traffic stop on 28th St. and Irvine Ave. NW. Driver arrested for DWI.


Weapons Offenses, 11:41 p.m.

Report of a vehicle being shot at on Highway 2. Vehicle located and at least one juvenile suspect arrested without incident.

Agency Assist, 9:26 p.m.

Deputies assisted Bemidji PD at a shots fired call at Ridgeway Apartments.

Warrant, 10:12 a.m.

Adult arrested for warrant, narcotics and using a false name on the 12400 block of Lumberjack Rd. NW in Shevlin.


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. You can follow along with Larissa's live tweets of meetings and events on Twitter!

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