Bemidji Blotter for Wednesday, April 27

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Wednesday, April 27.


Traffic Stop, 11:18 p.m.

Traffic stop on 11th St. and Minnesota Ave. NW. One arrested for DWI.

Vehicle Calls/Complaints, 10:06 p.m.

Officers located a signed stolen vehicle on 30th St. NW. Male individual was placed under arrest for multiple offenses.

Violations/Court Orders, 7:12 p.m.

Subject arrested for violating a DANCO on 26th St. NW.

Animal, 1:33 p.m.

Report of a skunk with possible rabies walking in a neighborhood on the 3000 block of Whispering Ridge Dr. NE. It was not located.

Theft, 10:32 a.m.

Shoplifting on the 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Individual arrested.

Property, 7:52 a.m.

Warrant arrest on the 2700 block of Bemidji Ave. N, and a false name charge.

Accident, 2:45 a.m.

Single vehicle accident on the 2700 block of Park Ave. NW. Female driver arrested.

Suspicious, 1:34 a.m.

Adult male warned for carrying a handgun without a permit and ID on his person on the 1100 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. S. Subject’s permit to carry was confirmed to be valid.


DWI, 8:12 p.m.

One male arrested for second-degree DWI, fifth-degree drug possession, driving after revocation and a warrant on Irvine Ave. and Buena Vista Ln. NW.

Vehicle Calls/Complaints, 3:27 p.m.

Recovery of a stolen trailer on the 8500 block of Highway 1 NE in Blackduck.

Warrant, 3:20 p.m.

Deputy observed a subject with an outstanding felony warrant on 15th St. and Delton Ave. NW. Deputy arrested subject.

ATV, 3:01 p.m.

Verbal warning to ATV enthusiasts on the 5600 block of Alps Ct. NW on the helmet law.

Assist, 12:02 p.m.

Assist Red Lake PD with reported horse rustling on the 8500 block of Highway 1 NE in Blackduck.

Theft, 10:33 a.m.

Deputy responded to an auto theft in Bemidji on the 500 block of Schroeder Rd. NW. Vehicle signed stolen.

Agency Assist, 6:54 a.m.

Deputy responded to a DANCO violation in Blackduck. One adult male arrested for DANCO violation.

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