Bemidji Blotter for Tuesday, Oct. 12

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Tuesday, Oct. 12.


Accident, 9:33 p.m.

Vehicle vs. pedestrian on 4th St. and Minnesota Ave. NW. No injuries reported. No damage to vehicle.

Theft, 7:49 p.m.

Theft from a vehicle reported on the 2500 block of Birchmont Dr. NE. No suspect information at this time.

Theft, 6:28 p.m.

Caller reported theft from a vehicle on the 2500 block of Birchmont Dr. NE.

Assault, 6:15 p.m.

Male arrested for domestic assault on the 300 block of Bemidji Ave. N.

Welfare Check, 4:38 p.m.

Caller requested welfare check on person sleeping in rear passenger compartment of vehicle on 15th St. and Calihan Ave. NE. BSU student taking a nap.

Weapons Offenses, 1:47 p.m.

Reported on the 2900 block of Ridgeway Ave. NW.

Theft, 11:28 a.m.

Subject wanted to report stolen property that was abandoned 8 years ago. Subject advised of civil issues and ownership on the 900 block of Minnesota Ave. NW.

Robbery, 8:45 a.m.

An officer took a report of a robbery at the high school. Charges were referred for the juvenile.

Suspicious, 7:18 a.m.

Warrant arrest on the 900 block of 20th St. NW.

Disorderly Conduct, 1:56 a.m.

Report of an assault with weapons on the 900 block of 26th St. NW. Juvenile male arrested after fleeing from officers.

Suspicious, 1:08 a.m.

Adult female outside business entrance after hours on the 500 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Subject was outside looking for cigarette butts.


Disorderly Conduct, 7:19 p.m.

Deputy followed Leech Lake Police Department squad to Beltrami County Jail. No further assistance provided in the arrest of one.

Weapons Offenses, 6:18 p.m.

Possible bullet hole in vehicle on the 23700 block of Knutson Rd. NW in Puposky.

Theft, 4:19 p.m.

Report of vehicle theft on the 2400 block of Roosevelt Rd. SE.

Suspicious, 2:05 p.m.

Recovered stolen property in Wilton. One cited.

Animal, 11:51 a.m.

Deputies responded to a noisy rooster on the 2800 block of Timberlane Way SW.

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