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Crime report for June 17-18

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Sheriff’s Report

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



7:23 a.m. A 19-year-old man was arrested following a report of theft from a vehicle on the 4000 block of Supreme Court NW.

1:11 p.m. A 19-year-old man was arrested and a juvenile was cited following a traffic stop in which the man was found to be in possession of stolen property on the 2100 block of Roosevelt Road SE.

3:15 p.m. A theft/burglary was reported on the 9500 block of E Movil Lake Road NE.

4:03 p.m. A report of theft of tools from an outbuilding in Eckles Township was made on the 9700 block of Fairview Lane NW.

Sex crimes

4:53 p.m. A sex crime call was reported on Balsam Ridge Road SW.

8:59 p.m. A report of a possible invasion of privacy was made on a sex crime call to Blue Mayflower Road NW.

Police Report

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


11:51 a.m. A 19-year-old woman was cited for inattentive driving following a two-car crash without injuries on the 900 block of Anne Street NW.

Disorderly conduct

4:08 p.m. A 42-year-old man was arrested for multiple violations following a report of an intoxicated person consuming alcohol in Diamond Point Park on the 1700 block of Birchmont Drive NE


6:54 a.m. Officer responded to report of damage and theft from a vehicle on the 1100 block of Dewey Ave. NE.

7:25 a.m. Officer discovered a vehicle with a window smashed on the 1000 block of Dewey Ave. NE. Owner reported a tool set was stolen from vehicle.

7:54 a.m. Officer took report of theft from a vehicle and property damage on the 2600 block of Calihan Ave. NE.

8:23 a.m. Officers took report of theft from a vehicle on the 1000 block of Mississippi Ave. NW.

5:33 p.m. Theft from a shed was reported on the 3900 block of Irvine Ave. NW.

11:16 p.m. A bicycle was reported stolen on the 300 block of Beltrami Ave. NW.


11:33 p.m. Complaint of an open fire in the backyard of the Peoples Church on the 800 block of America Ave. NW. An adult male was cited for violation of the City of Bemidji’s fire ordinance.

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


1:05 a.m. A 29-year-old man was arrested for DWI following a complaint of an impaired individual getting into a parked vehicle on the 1100 block of Paul Bunyan Drive S.


1:57 a.m. A 26-year-old man, a 30-year-old woman and a 21-year-old were arrested following an assault call on the 100 block of 3rd Street NW. Officers responded to a report of a fight in progress during bar close.

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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