Bemidji Blotter for Tuesday, Sept. 8

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Tuesday, Sept. 8.


DWI, 10:14 p.m.

Traffic stop on 8th St. and Minnesota Ave. NW. Adult male arrested for DWI and second degree possession of a controlled substance.

DWI, 7:12 p.m.

Officer stopped a vehicle for multiple infractions on Anne St. and Highway 71 NW. Driver arrested for DUI.

Theft, 3:21 p.m.

Report of theft from residence on the 1000 block of Beltrami Ave. NW.

Theft, 7:50 a.m.

Stolen UTV recovered by the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office.


Accident, 1:12 a.m.

Vehicle was westbound on Birchmont Beach Road and appeared to have had a tire blow out cuasing the dirver to lose control of the van and roll into the ditch area. The tire that blew out was well worn with tire cords showing.

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 events and issues in north-central Minnesota, which include local government, crime, courts, education, environment, and social issues. She studied communications at Bemidji State University and received her degree in 2018. Larissa, native to the great state of New York, grew up in Bemidji and enjoys spending her spare time with her son Logan, daughter Brigid, and pets Vincent and Piper. She also loves reading, Star Trek, and gardening... badly.

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