Bemidji Weekend Blotter: 2/26-2/28

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to from Friday, Feb. 26, to Sunday, Feb. 28.



Disorderly Conduct, 7:20 p.m.

Two adult males rummaging through garbage dumpster on the 400 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. SE. Subjects left voluntarily at employee’s request.

Suspicious, 11:09 a.m.

Officers fielded call in regards to individuals obtaining tattoos from private home. Caller advised no crimes were committed.

Disorderly Conduct, 8:06 a.m.

Report of male trespassing on the 600 block of America Ave. NW. Male was arrested for outstanding warrant.

DWI, 1:36 a.m.

Officer stopped a vehicle following a driving complaint on the 200 block Paul Bunyan Dr. S. Driver was arrested for DWI.

Fire, 12:28 a.m.

Caller reported his house was filling with smoke on the 4400 block of Birchmont Dr. NE. Officers and BFD located a possibly plugged up chimney. No fire was discovered.


Medical, 9:00 p.m.

Possible drug overdose on the 100 block of Anne St. NW.

Traffic Stop, 7:56 p.m.

Officer conducted a traffic stop on Grant Ave. and 5th St. SE. Two adults arrested for warrants.

Assist, 6:05 p.m.

Caller reported neighbor stuck in bedroom with broken door handle. Officer was able to open door.

Warrant, 1:29 p.m.

Officer gave a promise to appear for a local warrant on the 2300 block of Trustar Ave. NW.

DWI, 1:00 a.m.

Traffic stop on the 5600 block of Alps Ct. NW. Multiple people arrested on multiple charges.


DWI, 8:42 p.m.

Traffic stop on the 400 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. SE. Driver arrested for DWI.

Welfare Check, 7:15 p.m.

Welfare check on an intoxicated male on the 500 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. S. Subject was arrested for disorderly conduct.

Burglary, 6:14 p.m.

Officer responded to an attempted burglary on the 1000 block of Clausen Ave. SW.

Assault, 1:51 p.m.

Report of an assault on the 2400 block of Pine Ridge Ave. NW.

Violations/Court Orders, 1:34 p.m.

Officer took a possible HRO violation on the 3000 block of Goldencrest Ct. NW. Resulted in an arrest.



Warrant, 2:54 p.m.

Adult arrested for warrant on the 1200 block of Little Norway Ave. SE.

Vehicle Calls/Complaints 6:53 a.m.

Deputies assisted in locating a juvenile runaway and recovering a stolen vehicle on the 2100 block of Adams Ave. NW.

Suspicious, 5:04 a.m.

Adult arrested for warrant on Lake Ave. and Heather Ln. NE.


Accident, 9:31 p.m.

Deputies assisted MN state patrol on Highway 89 and Grange Rd. NW. One male arrested for DUI.

Pursuit, 7:42 p.m.

Report of a pursuit initiated by state patrol on Roosevelt Rd. and Mission Rd. SE in Cass Lake.

Burglary, 4:20 p.m.

Deputies responded to a burglary on the 9400 block of Wildasin Dr. NW.

Theft, 3:28 p.m.

Deputy took report of theft on the 1700 block of Adams Ave. NW.

Assist, 12:22 p.m.

Stolen trailer from Koochiching County recovered in Blackduck.


DWI, 10:01 p.m.

Report of a reckless vehicle on Irvine Ave. NW. Vehicle was located and driver arrested for DWI.

Warrant, 9:03 p.m.

Subject of warrant arrested on the 29300 block of US Highway 2.

Drugs, 7:46 p.m.

One male was arrested for possession of drugs and DWI on the 10200 block of Highway 89 in Red Lake.

Warrant, 2:35 p.m.

One arrested on Highway 89 and Spencer Rd. NW.

Traffic Stop, 2:32 p.m.

Adult arrested for DAC-IPS and warrants on Highway 2 and Adams Ave. NW.

DWI, 4:16 a.m.

Male and female arrested for DWI and other charges on the 1000 block of Wintergreen Ln. NE.


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