Bemidji Blotter for Wednesday, May 31

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Wednesday, May 31.


Disorderly Conduct, 11:38 p.m.

Disorderly conduct, female spit on male victim on the 200 block of 10th St. NE.

Medical, 10:09 p.m.

Report of possible drug use on Mississippi Ave. NW. Female was only having intestinal distress and needed to go to the bathroom.

Welfare Check, 7:56 p.m.

Male arrested for DANCO violation on Irvine Ave. NW. Female arrested on multiple charges.

DWI, 6:28 p.m.

Officers responded to the report of a female passed out behind the wheel in a parking lot on the 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Subject placed under arrest for DWI.

Suspicious, 4:11 p.m.

Female was warned for yelling obscenities on the 1300 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW.

Suspicious, 4:10 p.m.

Adult female yelling on the sidewalk on the 400 block of Minnesota Ave. NW. Agreed to move along.

Theft, 10:12 a.m.

Officer responded to a possible theft of a vehicle on the 2800 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Upon arrival, the driver forgot where they parked. No theft.

Disorderly Conduct, 1:07 a.m.

Officers responded to the report of two females being chased by several males on 15th St. and Beltrami Ave. NW.


Harassment, 9:07 p.m.

Report of harassment on the 11200 block of 30th St. SE. Female party arrested for threats of violence and domestic assault.

911, 7:01 p.m.

911 misdial while moving canoe on Black Lake Rd. NE. No assistance needed.

Weapons Offenses, 5:25 p.m.

Weapons offense on Jenkins Rd. SE in Cass Lake.

Traffic Stop, 11:58 a.m.

Deputy conducted a traffic stop due to investigation of a theft involving a passenger on Pete Ln. NW. One arrested.

Littering, 11:50 a.m.

Report of illegal dumping at County waste management site on Grygla.

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