Bemidji Weekend Blotter: 1/8-1/10

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to from Friday, Jan. 8, to Sunday, Jan. 10.



Medical, 10:54 p.m.

Officers responded to a possible overdose on the 2900 block of Irvine Ave. NW.

Warrant, 8:06 p.m.

Officers arrested an adult female for an outstanding warrant without incident on the 2100 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW.

Agency Assist, 1:04 p.m.

Initial missing person investigation resulting in a recovery effort on Lake Irving.

Traffic Stop, 11:06 a.m.

Female was placed under arrest for multiple warrants on the 2300 block of Bemidji Ave. N.

Theft, 6:36 a.m.

An officer took a report of a theft from a vehicle on the 1400 block of Irvine Ave. NW.

DWI, 2:20 a.m.

Traffic stop on Birchmont Dr. and Norwood Dr. NE. Driver arrested for DWI.


DWI, 10:59 p.m.

Adult male arrested for DWI on the 3100 block of Bahr Rd. NE.

Medical, 8:05 p.m.

Officers responded to an overdose on the 800 block of Grant Ave. SE.

Drugs, 12:33 p.m.

Airport staff located drug paraphernalia on a female attempting to board a plane. The paraphernalia was confiscated and disposed of.

Disorderly Conduct, 11:34 a.m.

Officer responded to a report of an executive order violation on the 300 block of Irvine Ave. NW. The male party left the store prior to officer’s arrival without further incident. No further actions taken.

Burglary, 4:35 a.m.

Report of a burglary on the 200 block of Gould Ave. SE.

Property Damage, 2:33 a.m.

Report of property damage and theft on the 900 block of Bemidji Ave. N.


Vehicle Calls/Complaints, 1:57 p.m.

Individual had some concerns about an individual’s driving conduct. Individual was concerned the driver of the vehicle was acting like a police officer instead of a security guard. No criminal activity was occurring but wanted to make a record of the security guard’s behavior.

Family Matter-Non Criminal, 12:09 p.m.

Subject was complaining his parents were interfering in his life. officer advised to seek a restraining order.

Trespass, 9:40 a.m.

Adult male subject arrested on outstanding warrants and obstructing the legal process on the 600 block of 3rd St. NW.

DWI, 12:54 a.m.

Traffic stop on Delton Ave. and 28th St. NW. Driver arrested for DWI and passenger arrested for an outstanding warrant and providing a false name.

DWI, 12:07 a.m.

Traffic stop on the 5000 block of Theater Ln. NW. Driver arrested for DWI.



Warrant, 6:48 p.m.

Warrant pick up from Clearwater County.

Missing Person, 1:04 p.m.

Report of a missing adult male on Lake Irving led to the discovery of a vehicle through the ice.

911, 7:19 a.m.

911 hang up resulted in one adult male being arrested on a felony warrant on the 200 block of Black Cherry Ln. SE in Cass Lake.

Traffic Stop, 1:54 a.m.

Traffic stop on Magnolia Ln. and Highway 2 NW. Driver arrested for drug DWI and outstanding warrant.


Vehicle Calls/Complaints, 10:29 p.m.

Attempted to stop reckless vehicle on the 93800 block of Deer Lake Access NW. Driver cited, passenger arrested for possession of methamphetamine.

Warrant, 2:37 p.m.

Adult male arrested for warrant and probation violation on the 13500 block of Lumberjack Rd. NW in Pinewood.

Warrant, 11:45 a.m.

Assist MN conservation officer with transportation to the Beltrami County Jail.

Burglary, 2:41 a.m.

Deputies responded to the 5600 block of Alps Ct. NW on report of a residential burglary. Possible evidence was collected at the scene.

Traffic Stop, 2:20 a.m.

Traffic stop on Highway 71 and Anne St. NW. Driver arrested for drug DWI.

Warrant, 12:35 qa.m.

One arrested on a warrant on the 29300 block of U.S. Highway 2.


Vehicle Calls/Complaints, 8:28 p.m.

Reckless vehicle reported on Little Turtle Rd. and Irvine Ave. NW. Information passed onto the Red Lake Tribal Police Department. One arrested.

Assist, 4:18 p.m.

Assist agency of a pursuit in progress on Highway 2 and Paul Bunyan Dr. SE. Pursuit terminated prior to deputy involvement.

Assist, 9:26 a.m.

Assist Hubbard County with locating juvenile female. Two juveniles and one adult taken into custody.

Fire, 5:38 a.m.

Residential chimney fire reported on the 15600 block of of Rocky Point Rd. NE in Waskish.

Sex Crimes, 12:52 a.m.

Sex crimes investigation. Adult male arrested for multiple charges in Kelliher.


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