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Crime report for Dec. 2-3

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Sheriff’s Report

The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls on Monday.



8:41 a.m. Deputies responded to an accident on Highway 2 NW and Highway 2 W in Bemidji.

11:44 a.m. A vehicle was reported in the ditch that struck a road sign on Northwood Road NW and Highway 2 NW in Bemidji. Vehicle was gone upon deputy’s arrival.

1:40 p.m. An accident was reported on the Highway 2 bypass in Bemidji.

1:46 p.m. An accident was reported on Highway 2 E in Bemidji.

3:14 p.m. A two vehicle property damage accident was reported in a driveway on the 11500 block of Trengove Road NW in Bemidji.

4:20 p.m. A three-vehicle accident with injuries was reported on Irvine Ave. NW and Lakewood Drive NW in Bemidji.

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls on Monday:


7:21 a.m. A 29-year-old man was cited for rear-ending a city snow plow on Irvine Avenue NW and 30th Street.

12:31 p.m. Officers responded to a two car accident without injuries on the 400 block of Paul Bunyan Drive NW.


1:09 p.m. A 39-year-old man was arrested for a warrant and cited for driving without a license after rolling through a stop sign on Delton Ave. NW and 21st Street NW.

Disorderly Conduct

4:35 p.m. A 28-year-old man was arrested for disorderly conduct and violation of a no drink order on the 800 block of America Ave. NW.


9:07 a.m. Cash was reported stolen from a cash box at Bemidji State University on the 2000 block of Birchmont Drive NE.

9:59 a.m. A juvenile was arrested after an iPod was reported stolen on the 1900 block of Middle School Drive NW.

2:50 p.m. A 28-year-old woman and a juvenile were cited for shoplifting. The woman was arrested on a warrant on the 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Drive NW.

6:45 p.m. A 21-year-old man was cited for shoplifting at Walmart.

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls on Tuesday:


6:36 a.m. Theft from vehicle reported on the 800 block of Paul Bunyan Drive SE.


8:16 a.m. Officers responded to an accident on the 2200 block of Conifer Ave. NW. No injuries reported.

Crystal Dey
Crystal Dey covers crime, courts, tribal relations and social issues for The Bemidji Pioneer in Bemidji, Minnesota. Originally from Minnesota’s Iron Range, Dey has worked for the Echo Press in Alexandria, Minnesota, The Forum in Fargo, North Dakota, The Tampa Tribune in Tampa, Florida, the Hartford Courant in Hartford and West Hartford News in West Hartford, Connecticut. Dey studied Mass Communications at Minnesota State University Moorhead with an emphasis in Online Journalism. Follow Crystal Dey on Twitter @Crystal_Dey.
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