Bemidji Blotter for Tuesday, Oct. 26

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Tuesday, Oct. 26.


Agency Assist, 7:53 p.m.

Officers responded to a reckless vehicle on Washington Ave. and Highway 2 SE. Driver was placed under arrest for DWI.

Suspicious, 5:58 p.m.

Report of suspicious males on the 1100 block of Bemidji Ave. N.

Welfare Check, 5:16 p.m.

Caller requested welfare check on subject wearing medical gown on the 700 block of 26th St. NW. Officer checked the area, unable to locate. Subject was reported to be 10 blocks away shortly after. officer checked this area as well.

Disorderly Conduct, 4:18 p.m.

Officer responded to a disorderly conduct issue at a local apartment complex on the 2900 block of Pine Ridge Ave. NW. Upon arrival, the nuisance male had already left.

Weapons Offenses, 2:05 p.m.

An officer received a weapons offense report on the 3700 block of Division St. W.

Assault, 12:29 p.m.

Officers responded to a male bleeding and identified the male had been stabbed on the 1800 block of Bemidji Ave. N. One male arrested for aggravated robbery and second-degree assault.

Disorderly Conduct, 9:01 a.m.

Disorderly conduct on the 2500 block of Ridgeway Ave. NW. Individual arrested.


Disorderly Conduct, 8:39 p.m.

Caller advised on her home being shot by paintballs on the 10400 block of Werner Rd. NW.

Vehicle Calls/Complaints, 7:53 p.m.

Traffic stop on Washington Ave. and Highway 2 SE. Male driver arrested for DWI.

Assault, 2:42 p.m.

Deputies responded to a verbal argument on Kappes Ln. SE in Cass Lake. Leech Lake Tribal Police handled the call. One arrested.

Medical, 12:25 a.m.

Female was highly intoxicated and punched through a window on the 4600 block of Little Loop Rd. SE in Cass Lake. She was transported to Bemidji by ambulance.

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