Bemidji Weekend Blotter: 1/28-1/30

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to from Friday, Jan. 28, through Sunday, Jan. 30.



Assist, 10:59 p.m.

One arrested on Paul Bunyan Dr. SE.

Assault, 8:16 p.m.

Officer responded to an assault at the Beltrami County Jail.

Assault, 4:46 p.m.

Patient assaulted nurses at the hospital.

Theft, 9:35 a.m.

Numerous tools stolen from the back of a pickup truck in the driveway of a residence on the 1600 block of 1st St. E.

Found, 9:13 a.m.

Found .22 magazine in between the mattress in one of the hotel rooms on the 400 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. SE.

Alarm, 5:22 a.m.

Report of fire extinguisher sprayed in a vacant apartment on the 2800 block of Ridgeway Ave. NW.


Theft, 9:54 p.m.

Shoplifting complaint on the 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Male arrested on a confirmed warrant.

DWI, 9:40 p.m.

Welfare check/traffic stop on the 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Driver arrested for DWI and out-of-county warrant.

Suspicious, 9:26 p.m.

Caller observed a suspicious person near her residence on the 900 block of Carter Circle. SE on multiple occasions. Caller requested extra patrol.

Fire, 6:14 p.m.

Officers responded to a possible chimney fire on the 1000 block of Beltrami Ave. NW. No active flames were observed. Bemidji Fire responded to handle the call.

Theft, 11:13 a.m.

Theft of a backpack from an employee of Bemidji Hotel on the 2400 block of Ridgeway Ave. NW. Suspect was located but did not have any stolen property.

Suspicious, 11:09 a.m.

Officer located a stolen trailer at Industrial Park Dr. and Pioneer St. SE.

Traffic Stop, 3:04 a.m.

Officer conducted a traffic stop on Roosevelt Rd. and Doberman Ct. SE. Driver arrested for cancelled license-IPS.

Traffic Stop, 2:10 a.m.

Officer stopped a vehicle for driving with no lights on Calihan Ave. NE. Driver arrested on a local warrant.

Medical, 12:03 a.m.

Overdose on the 600 block of Patriot Dr. NW.


Theft, 6:02 p.m.

Officer took a trailer theft report on the 1300 block of Naylor Dr. SE. Trailer was later recovered.

Warrant, 11:09 a.m.

Subject with federal arrest warrant located and arrested on the 900 block of 26th St. NW.

Medical, 4:36 a.m.

Officers responded to a possible overdose on the 1300 block of Bixby Ave. NE.



Animal, 10:52 a.m.

Neighbor dogs causing mischief with someone’s garbage cans on the 300 block of Grand Ave. SW in Wilton.

DWI, 10:40 a.m.

Traffic stop on Cardinal Rd. and Feelinrite Ln. NW. Adult male arrested for drug DWI.

DWI, 1:59 a.m.

Removal request for an intoxicated male party on 1st St. NE in Blackduck. One male arrested for DWI.


Assist, 11:25 p.m.

Assist DNR on Lokken Rd. and Everts Rd. NE in Tenstrike. Adult arrested for DWI.

Accident, 9:09 p.m.

Deputy took the report of a hit and run accident on Artesian Spring Rd. and No Name Ln. NE in Kelliher.

Vehicle Calls/Complaints, 1:56 a.m.

Vehicle very in the ditch on Roosevelt Rd. and Drop Tine Ln. SE.


Disorderly Conduct, 9:19 p.m.

Deputy responded to a disorderly conduct complaint. Adult male arrested for multiple offenses.

Medical, 7:11 a.m.

Medical OD in Bemidji. Transport by EMS.

Theft, 4:44 a.m.

Stolen snowmobile reported on the 600 block of Carr Lake Rd. SE.

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