Bemidji Blotter for Wednesday, Sept. 23

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Wednesday, Sept. 23.


Traffic Stop, 11:47 p.m.

Traffic stop on Paul Bunyan Dr. and Highway 71 NW. Adult female arrested for DWI and driving after revocation.

Traffic Stop, 10:36 p.m.

Traffic stop on 17th St. and Park Ave. NW. Adult female arrested for an outstanding warrant.

Missing Person, 3:19 p.m.

Seven-year-old boy got off the bus on the wrong stop. He was reunited with mom a short time later.

Theft, 12:44 p.m.

Theft of a Biden-Harris campaign sign on the 5900 block of Birchmont Dr. NE.

Theft, 12:18 p.m.

An officer took a report of a theft of political sign on the 4200 block of Birchmont Dr. NE. There are no suspects at this time.

Theft, 11:17 a.m.

Two shoplifters on the 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. One arrested for false information to peace officer and warrants.

Theft, 10:54 a.m.

Theft of campaign sign overnight on the 100 block of Meadow Creek Ln. NW. No suspects.

Property Damage, 7:06 a.m.

Window broken on vehicle on the 200 block of 2nd St. NW.

Assist, 1:43 a.m.

Officer assisted another agency with security on a traffic stop on Bemidji Ave. and 16th St. NE. One arrested.


Fire, 11:05 p.m.

Car fire on the 500 block of Main St. E in Tenstrike. Fire put out by Blackduck Fire, towed by Bogart’s Towing.

Agency Assist, 10:03 p.m.

One arrested for domestic assault in Blackduck.

Assist, 3:12 p.m.

One arrested on Highway 71 NE in Tenstrike.

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 all the beats in north-central Minnesota, such as local government, crime, education, environment and social issues. She studied communications at Bemidji State University. You can follow along with Larissa's live tweets of meetings and events on Twitter!

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