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Crime report for Mar. 20

Sheriff’s Report

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


1:31 a.m. A 25-year-old woman was cited for possession of marijuana and open container following a traffic stop on 21st Street NW and Irvine Ave. NW.


1:55 a.m. A 43-year-old man was arrested for assault following a domestic disturbance call on the 1100 block of Augusta Drive NE.

Police Report

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


4:52 p.m. Officer responded to a report of attempted pawning of a grenade on the 200 block of Paul Bunyan Drive NW.


6:33 p.m. A 32-year-old woman was cited for shoplifting at Walmart.


7:50 p.m. A 49-year-old woman was arrested on warrants after officers received a tip on her location on the 800 block of America Ave. 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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