Bemidji Weekend Blotter: 3/4-3/6

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to from Friday, March 4, through Sunday, March 6.



Assist, 8:55 p.m.

Officers assisted State Patrol on a traffic stop on 15th St. and Norton Ave. NW. Adult male placed under arrest for an outstanding warrant.

Disorderly Conduct, 7:21 p.m.

Officers responded to a removal of an intoxicated female on the 900 block of 30th St. NW. One female arrested.

DWI, 2:42 p.m.

Citizen complaint on the 1800 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. One arrested for DWI.

Disorderly Conduct, 9:52 a.m.

Report of disorderly conduct on the 2400 block of Ridgeway Ave. NW. Male arrested on a warrant.

Traffic Stop, 5:23 a.m.

Traffic stop on 12th St. and Park Ave. NW. Male driver placed under arrest for DWI.

Assist, 1:02 a.m.

Officers assisted the State Patrol on a traffic stop on Inglewood St. and Bemidji Ave. N. One arrested.

DWI, 12:42 a.m.

Traffic stop on the 900 block of Washington Ave. S. Driver arrested for DWI.


Dead Body, 7:30 p.m.

Officers responded to a report of an overdose on the 900 block of 30th St. NW. Male was pronounced deceased on scene.

Disorderly Conduct, 1:58 p.m.

Assisted with crowd control on the 3000 block of Division St. W.

Suspicious, 12:48 p.m.

Adult male arrested for an outstanding warrant on Minnesota Ave. and 11th St. NW.

Suspicious, 5:31 a.m.

Officers responded to a suspicious male on the 6400 block of Irvine Ave. NW. Male was arrested.

DWI, 2:22 a.m.

Traffic stop on 29th St. and Bemidji Ave. N. Driver arrested for DWI and possession.

DWI, 1:45 a.m.

Traffic stop on 2nd St. and Bemidji Ave. N. Driver arrested.

DWI, 12:05 a.m.

Traffic stop on Highway 2 and Division St. W. Driver arrested.


DWI, 8:38 p.m.

Traffic stop on 30th St. and Pine Ridge Ave. NW. Adult male arrested for multiple violations.

DWI, 7:11 p.m.

Traffic stop on the 2400 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Driver arrested.

Suspicious, 3:40 p.m.

Suspicious vehicle on the 500 block of America Ave. NW. One arrested for DWI.

Medical, 12:42 p.m.

Report of possible overdose medical on the 2500 block of Itasca Loop NW. No patient located, closed.

Assault, 11:43 a.m.

One adult male arrested for domestic assault on Mississippi Ave. SW.

Traffic Stop, 2:24 a.m.

Traffic stop on 4th St. and Bemidji Ave. N. Female driver arrested for DWI.



Disorderly Conduct, 10:30 p.m.

Report of underage people who were intoxicated on Little Norway Ave. SE. One female transported to the ER.

DWI, 8:41 p.m.

Male arrested for a fourth-degree DWI on the 1800 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW.

Agency Assist, 6:07 p.m.

Female arrested on outstanding warrant on the 1800 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW.

Animal, 3:16 p.m.

Deputies responded to an injured eagle on Highway 2 NW.


DWI, 9:22 p.m.

Male arrested for second-degree DWI on Rising Sun Ln. and Roosevelt Rd. SE.

DWI, 7:15 p.m.

Female arrested for fourth-degree DWI on 23rd St. and Little Norway Ave. SE.

Traffic Stop, 5:14 p.m.

Traffic stop on Highway 2 and Hart Ln. NW. One arrested for an out-of-county warrant.

Traffic Stop, 2:26 a.m.

Traffic stop on the 5000 block of Theater Ln. NW. Female arrested for warrant and cited for DAR and no insurance.


Warrant, 11:59 p.m.

One female arrested on a Beltrami County warrant on the 29300 block of US Highway 2.

Warrant, 11:23 p.m.

Assist BPD with a warrant arrest on the 300 block of Beltrami Ave. NW.

Animal, 9:46 p.m.

Goats on neighbor’s property on the 10900 block of Lumberjack Rd. NW in Puposky.

DWI, 8:44 p.m.

Traffic stop on the 20800 block of Birchmont Beach Rd. NE. Male arrested for fifth-degree drugs, DAR, and fourth-degree DWI.

Traffic Stop, 2:15 p.m.

One arrested on Highway 2 NW.

Civil, 9:53 a.m.

Deputy took report of a missing vehicle on the 100 block of Bush Ct. NW.

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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