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Crime report for Feb. 4

Sheriff’s Report

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


12:19 a.m. Deputies responded to report of a baby not breathing on the 9500 block of Pony Lake Road NW. Baby began breathing and was brought in by mother.


8:20 a.m. A fire was reported on the 22400 block of 510th Street/


1:57 p.m. Toilet signs were stolen in Grant Valley Township on Grant Lake Lane SW in Wilton.

Sex Crimes

8:36 a.m. Investigator responded to a sex crime call in Bemidji.

1:53 p.m. Deputy and investigator responded to a sex crime call in Solway.

2:53 p.m. Deputies spoke to complainant about concerns in Bemidji.


9:32 a.m. Driver lost control of a vehicle causing it to leave the roadway and damage mailboxes in Grant Valley Township on Grant Valley Road NW and Royal Oak Lane NW in Bemidji.

7:52 p.m. A three-vehicle accident was reported on Highway 2 near Scribner Road. State patrol handling accident report.


10:15 p.m. A 28-year-old man was transported on a warrant on Highway 2 E.


10:52 p.m. A 20-year-old man was arrested following a domestic assault call on the 600 block of Patriot Drive NW.

Police Report

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

Ordinance Violation

11:29 a.m. A 39-year-old man was cited for smoking in a hotel room on the 3500 block of Moberg Drive NW.


12:27 p.m. A 30-year-old man was cited for assault following report of a domestic assault on the 100 block of Robertson Drive NW.


3:31 p.m. A hit and run accident was reported on 19th Street NW and Birchmont Drive NE.

Financial Crimes

4:22 p.m. A check fraud report was taken on the 200 block of 29th Street NW and forwarded to detectives.


11:47 p.m. A vehicle was reported stolen from a downtown parking lot on the 200 block of 3rd Street NW.

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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