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Bemidji Weekend Blotter: 4/16-4/18

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The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to from Friday, April 16, to Sunday, April 18.



Welfare Check, 11:33 p.m.

Officer checked on a suspicious vehicle on the 400 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Individuals having relationship issues.

Property, 9:59 p.m.

Recovered stolen vehicle on the 1400 block of Lakeview Dr. SW.

Theft, 8:40 p.m.

Stolen vehicle report on the 700 block of Washington Ave. S.

Harassment, 7:01 p.m.

Delayed report of an unidentified male harassing children on 2nd St. SE. Unable to locate male.

Theft, 6:44 p.m.

Stolen vehicle reported, later recovered.

Theft, 5:31 p.m.

Stolen bicycle reported on the 1800 block of Northern Cedar Ave. NW.

Violations/Court Orders, 8:27 a.m.

Arrests for violation of protection order on the 900 block of Carter Circle SE.

DWI, 2:23 a.m.

Traffic stop on Little Norway and 23rd St. SE. Driver arrested for DWI.


Suspicious, 8:58 p.m.

Officer checked on female throwing objects at a residence on the 500 block of 15th St. NW. Officer provided a courtesy ride to a business.

Other, 7:51 p.m.

Reporting party found a bone fragment on the 500 block of 4th St. SE. Officer visually determined bone to be non-human.

Disturbing the Peace, 7:55 p.m.

Legalize marijuana rally/amateur rap concert. Complainant on the 200 block of Irvine Ave. SW did not like the style of music playing.


Warrant, 10:14 p.m.

Male arrested on a warrant on the 600 block of Minnesota Ave. NW.

Traffic Stop, 9:11 p.m.

Traffic stop on the 1900 block of Bemidji Ave. N. Driver arrested on warrant.

Burglary, 2:40 p.m.

Garage burglary on the 1300 block of Beltrami Ave. NW.

Fire, 12:48 p.m.

Reported on the 1700 block of Norton Ave. NW.

Robbery, 7:15 a.m.

Reported robbery on the 1100 block of Park Ave. NW.



Weapons Offenses, 12:41 p.m.

Reported on the 5000 block of Kappes Ln. SE in Cass Lake.

Agency Assist, 11:38 a.m.

Report of property damage to business signs on the 200 block of Railroad Ave. SE in Blackduck.

Suspicious, 7:59 a.m.

Driver arrested on 23rd St. and Tyler Ave. SE. Charges forward against separate adult.

Weapons Offenses, 2:39 a.m.

Weapon call involving a firearm on the 22900 block of Silver Maple Rd. NW in Puposky.

Fire, 12:12 a.m.

Report of fire in a trailer house on the 2100 block of Roosevelt Rd. SE.


Burglary, 5:03 p.m.

Deputies responded to a burglary on the 5400 block of Hart Ln. NW.

Suspicious, 4:30

Driver arrested for multiple drug related charges and passenger arrested for fifth degree possession on the 7100 block of Pete Ln. NW.

Warrant, 3:14 p.m.

Deputies attempted to locate male subject of a felony warrant on the 29000 block of Cass River Rd. SE in Pennington.


Traffic Stop, 1:09 p.m.

Adult arrested for driving, gross misdemeanor driving status, on Doberman Ct. and Roosevelt Rd. SE.

Fire, 10:28 a.m.

Fire to a guest house reported on the 1800 block of Scenic Highway NE in Pennington.

Pursuit, 2:30 a.m.

Pursuit of a dirt bike on Washington Ave. and Highway 2 SE. Operator arrested for fleeing, DWI and receiving stolen property.