Bemidji Blotter for Wednesday, July 8

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


DWI, 7:09 p.m.

Traffic stop on 28th St. and Pine Ridge Ave. NW. Driver arrested for DWI, referring charges on driver and passenger for possession of a controlled substance.

Warrant, 6:52 p.m.

Officer located a male with an out of county felony warrant at a local residence on the 900 block of 20th St. NW. Male arrested, transported and booked to the jail without incident.

Burglary, 4:13 p.m.

Burglary reported on the 1400 block of Bixby Ave. NE.

Medical, 3:39 a.m.

Officers responded to an overdose on the 2900 block of Pine Ridge Ave. NW. Subject was medically transported.


Accident, 8:41 a.m.

Single vehicle rollover on the 9600 block of Power Dam Rd. NE. Minor injury.

DWI, 2:23 a.m.

Male arrested for DWI on Animal Land Dr. and Highway 2 SE.

Accident, 12:28 a.m.

Deputy assisted Hubbard County with a motorcycle crash on Hubbard County Rd. 45.

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 family and pet cat. She also loves Star Trek, punk rock music and the theater.

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