Bemidji Blotter for Tuesday, Sept. 20

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Tuesday, Sept. 20.


Warrant, 8:45 p.m.

One arrested on the 200 block of 9th St. NW.

Suspicious, 8:01 p.m.

Intoxicated female screaming incoherently on the 100 block of Irvine Ave. NW, alarming residents. Verbal warning for disorderly conduct.

Suspicious, 6:42 p.m.

Suspicious balloon in a yard on the 1500 block of Bixby Ave. NE. Daycare next door had balloon day and it was believed to be theirs. No action needed.

Suspicious, 5:33 p.m.

Subject walked into the wrong residence on the 2400 block of Irvine Ave. NW. Owners requested she leave. Nothing further requested.

Burglary, 4:47 p.m.

Bike stolen from garage on the 400 block of Lake Shore Dr. NE. Abandoned bike left at scene.

Disorderly Conduct, 12:11 p.m.

Lovers physically displaying affection on the 500 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. S. Advised of complaint and asked not to do it in public.

Assist, 10:45 a.m.

Intoxicated female reported she has “been on a drunk” on the 2900 block of Pine Ridge Ave. NW and wanted to know if we had contact with her daughter. Advised we had not.

Traffic Stop, 12:09 a.m.

Traffic stop on Bemidji Ave. and 12th St. NE. Driver arrested for felony warrant.


ATV, 4:27 p.m.

Written warning issued for youthful passenger not wearing a helmet on the City Lights Trail in Bemidji.

Suspicious, 1:28 p.m.

Child injured on a driveway drag at a Grant Valley Township residence on Archery Rd. NW.

Assist, 11:48 a.m.

Adult male arrested on multiple charges in Bemidji.

Weapons Offenses, 11:45 a.m.

Deputies answered question pertaining to possession of replica firearms on the 600 block of Centerpoint Ct. NW.

Animal, 3:53 a.m.

Injured bear to be dispatched on Paul Bunyan Dr. and Highway 2 SE. Possession tag issued.

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