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Police and fire report for April 1

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Police and fire report for April 1
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

Police report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


9:35 a.m. Tuesday, 900 block of Fourth Street Southeast. A cedar log-carved bear was stolen from in front of a garage. The 3-foot-tall, 50-pound bear also had a planter atop its head. The loss is valued at $60.


3:52 p.m. Tuesday, 2100 block of South Lake Irving Drive Southwest. A 6-foot black bear figure was stolen from the end of a driveway.

Peace disturbances

12:58 a.m. Tuesday, 800 block of 26th Street Northwest.

1:41 a.m. Tuesday, Lake Boulevard Northeast.

6:12 p.m. Tuesday, 600 block of Lincoln Avenue Southeast.

9:23 p.m. Tuesday, 1600 block of Bemidji Avenue North.

Property damage

9:41 p.m. Tuesday, 600 block of Fourth Street Northwest.

Sheriff's report

The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls:


2:32 p.m. Monday, Deer Lake School. A theft from a semitrailer being used as for storage was reported.

Mail tampering

9:36 p.m. Monday, 10700 block of Nature Road Northwest. Mail tampering was reported.

Fireworks complaint

8:32 p.m. Tuesday, 9900 block of Irvine Avenue

Party complaint

10:19 p.m. Tuesday, 1800 block of Roosevelt Road Southeast.

Property damage

8:14 p.m. Tuesday, 9500 block of Mayflower Road Northwest.

Fire report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

2:47 p.m. Tuesday, 1700 block of Norton Avenue Northwest. Fire alarm, canceled.

4:50 p.m. Tuesday, Northern Lane Northwest. Grass fire. Nineteen firefighters responded with four trucks and were on scene for more than an hour.

8:37 a.m. Wednesday, Cameron Park. Rescue attempt. Seven firefighters responded with two trucks and the hovercraft.

Pioneer staff reports