Bemidji Weekend Blotter: 1/27-1/29

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to from Friday, Jan. 27, through Sunday, Jan. 29.



Assault, 6:14 p.m.

Adult male stabbing victim transported to ER from the 700 block of Patriot Dr. NW.

Harassment, 3:27 p.m.

Officer assisted a local business on prank phone calls being received on the 1200 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Nothing further was requested.

Theft, 2:08 p.m.

Adult male “push out” of a TV on the 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW.

Assist, 10:37 a.m.

Report of a stolen vehicle, vehicle was at Dollar General on the 1000 block of Washington Ave. S and returned to owner.


DWI, 7:22 p.m.

Traffic stop on Washington Ave. and Roosevelt Rd. SE. Driver arrested for DWI.

Suspicious, 6:45 p.m.

Officers responded to the report of a male knocking on the complainant’s house on the 600 block of 3rd St. SE. Intoxicated adult male located and was looking for help to try and find a different address. No criminal activity observed.

Theft, 11:09 a.m.

Officer took a report of a theft from a vehicle on the 900 block of 26th St. NW.

Theft, 10:32 a.m.

Vehicle was entered on the 1200 block of 30th St. NW, nothing taken no damage.

Juvenile/Status Crimes, 10:15 a.m.

Mother found out juvenile daughter had been drinking at bars in town on the 100 block of 3rd St. NW.

Suspicious, 12:44 a.m.

Checked on suspicious vehicle on the 1000 block of Washington Ave. S. One male arrested.


Fire, 8:34 p.m.

Assist BFD with stove fire at apartment building on the 600 block of Justice Rd. NW.

Warrant, 8:13 p.m.

Self turn-in warrant arrest on Minnesota Ave. NW.

Assist, 7:32 p.m.

Officers answered caller’s questions about a local warrant for her ex.

Medical, 6:29 p.m.

Report of a male overdosing on the 3900 block of Irvine Ave. NW. Male was alert and breathing. Transported by EMS.

Medical, 3:18 p.m.

Officers assisted Bemidji Fire with a report of a choking baby on Ash Ave. NW. Baby found to be OK.

Assault, 8:30 a.m.

A juvenile was placed under arrest for assault on the 2900 block of Division St. W.



Harassment, 7:12 p.m.

Complainant believes family members are conspiring against him, no proof found in Tenstrike.

Welfare Check, 4:54 p.m.

Deputies responded to a welfare check of three juveniles outside without proper clothing on Alps Ct. NW.

DWI, 1:28 a.m.

Adult arrested for DWI and drivers license status violation on the 5700 block of Nature Rd. NW.


Traffic Stop, 11:07 p.m.

Deputies conducted a traffic stop on Carr Lake Rd. and Jefferson Ave. SW for obstructed license plate. Driver arrested for multiple warrants and DWI.

Assault, 2:58 a.m.

Report of a domestic assault in Red Lake. Probable cause issued for the arrest of the male.

Vehicle Calls/Complaints, 1:28 a.m.

Traffic stop on Irvine Ave. and Continental Ct. NW. Multiple arrested for warrants and a drug DWI.


DWI, 8:31 p.m.

Vehicle stopped on the 1800 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW for the male driver having an active warrant and DAC-IPS driving status. The male driver was arrested for DAC-IPS, DWI and warrant.

Civil, 1:37 p.m.

Deputy answered question pertaining to trespassing snowmobiles cutting across property onto the lake on the 23800 block of Pleasant Valley Rd. NW in Puposky.

Disorderly Conduct, 1:16 p.m.

Complaint of a mother’s son causing damage to property on the 2100 block of Roosevelt Rd. SE. As a result of the complaint, one adult male was taken into custody.

Hazards (dangerous), 12:45 p.m.

Elderly female came tot he law enforcement center to turn in fireworks she found on her farm on the 4300 block of Van Buren Ave. SE.

Family Matter-non Criminal, 11:14 a.m.

Subject called stating that law enforcement needed to buy him a cell phone in Tenstrike.

Suspicious, 8:23 a.m.

An anonymous complaint of an adult licensed Beltrami County daycare provider allegedly neglecting her child and clients in Blackduck.

DWI, 8:11 a.m.

Deputy responded to a slumped driver on Paul Miller Ln. and Archery Rd. NW. One adult male arrested for DWI. One adult female arrested for outstanding warrant.

SWAT, 7:50 a.m.

SWAT. One arrested on the 19500 block of Mission Rd. SE in Cass Lake.

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