Bemidji Blotter for Wednesday, May 19

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Wednesday, May 19.


Theft, 5:34 p.m.

Male and female were arrested on a warrant and other charges on the 200 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW.

Theft, 3:29 p.m.

Theft of a tool box, with tools, stolen from a trailer on 24th St. and Johanneson Ave. NW.

Theft, 8:44 a.m.

Officers responded to a report of a vehicle break-in on the 1800 block of Calihan Ave. NE. No suspects were located.

Animal, 8:02 a.m.

An officer transported a cat to the pound. The cat was found at a residence on the 600 block of 3rd St. SE it didn’t belong to.


Suspicious, 11:02 p.m.

Deputies responded to an interrupted burglary on the 2100 block of 5th St. NE.

Welfare Check, 9:10 p.m.

Female arrested for a warrant and violating a DANCO on the 15500 block of Roosevelt Rd. SE.

911, 10:35 a.m.

iPhone decided to dial 911 accidentally from Blackduck. Free phone operation lesson provided to owner of the phone.

Assault, 8:16 a.m.

Deputies investigated a reported assault on the 1200 block of Miles Ave. SE. Two adult females were arrested. Possible suspects in the assault identified.

Assault, 2:32 a.m.

Suspect located and arrested for domestic assault on Irvine Ave. NW.


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