Bemidji Blotter for Wednesday, March 8

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


Traffic Stop, 10:42 p.m.

Officer made contact with a vehicle parked on the sidewalk on the 1000 block of Washington Ave. S. Male was advised to move his truck.

Suspicious, 8:24 p.m.

Female dumpster diving on the 800 block of 15th St. NW.

Suspicious, 2:57 p.m.

Report of a suspicious vehicle on the 1300 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Occupant of the parked vehicle was waiting for his girlfriend who had an appointment at the adjacent business.

Medical, 8:16 a.m.

One arrested on the 2500 block of Phoenix Loop NW.

Juvenile/Status Crimes, 2:46 a.m.

Request for ride on the 900 block of 30th St NW, located intoxicated juvenile who was arrested.

DWI, 1:52 a.m.

Traffic stop on Division St. and Highway 2 NW. One arrested.


Vehicle Calls/Complaints, 10:14 p.m.

Bull on roadway on Roosevelt Rd. and Sunnyside Rd. SE. Owner corralled him into the pasture.

Accident, 7:29 a.m.

Deputy responded to a single vehicle rollover with injury on New Bass Rd. and Birchmont Beach Rd. NE.

Accident, 7:23 a.m.

Deputy responded to a motor vehicle crash on Highway 2. Citation for speed– due care/winter weather event.

Vehicle Calls/Complaints, 1:52 a.m.

One arrested on Division St. and Highway 2 NW.

Disorderly Conduct, 1:36 a.m.

Male arrested on Beltrami County warrant on the 3600 block of Big North Rd. NW.

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