Bemidji Blotter for Tuesday, May 2

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Tuesday, May 2.


DWI, 9:06 p.m.

Traffic stop on 12th St. and Irvine Ave. NW. One arrested.

Welfare Check, 9:02 p.m.

Caller reported a heated argument between a male and a female outside of a bar on the 100 block of 3rd St. NW. Officer checked the area. Unable to locate.

Disorderly Conduct, 4:42 p.m.

Officers responded to the report of a male and a female yelling at each other on the street near 7th St. and Minnesota Ave. NW.

Weapons Offenses, 3:03 p.m.

Reported on the 2300 block of Park Ave. NW.

Vehicle Calls/Complaints, 2:23 p.m.

Extra patrol request on the 600 block of 20th St. NW for loud trucks in the neighborhood.

Welfare Check, 10:14 a.m.

Welfare check on subject yelling and dancing in a private parking lot on the 1600 block of Minnesota Ave. NW. Subject given a courtesy ride out of the area.

Theft, 9:59 a.m.

Officers took a report of a theft of package from residential doorstep on the 1400 block of Park Ave. NW.

Suspicious, 7:21 a.m.

Officers responded to a call of a suspicious person approaching kids near a bus stop on the 1100 block of 15th St. NW.


Pursuit, 10:21 p.m.

Pursuit on Paul Bunyan Dr. and Grant Ave. SE. Investigation pending.

Suspicious, 8:40 p.m.

Mischievous kids on the 5600 block of Alps Ct. NW.

Disorderly Conduct, 8:07 p.m.

Deputies responded to mischievous juveniles on the 5600 block of Alps Ct. NW.

Warrant, 7:33 p.m.

Adult male arrested on outstanding warrant on Highway 2.

Medical, 4:01 p.m.

Adult arrested for domestic violence and obstruction on Bush Ct. NW.

Assault, 8:33 a.m.

Deputies responded to a residence on Mayflower Rd. NW for a report of terroristic threats and domestic assault. One adult male was arrested for several charges and several more outstanding warrants.

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