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Police and fire report for august 20

local Bemidji,Minnesota 56619
Bemidji Pioneer
Police and fire report for august 20
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

Sheriff's report

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


2:40 p.m. Tuesday, 7200 block of Mission Road Northeast. A 12-guage single-shot shotgun and a left-handed guitar were stolen.

Gas drive-off theft

9:27 p.m. Wednesday, 3000 block of Scenic Highway Northeast.

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


3:22 a.m. Wednesday, 200 block of 25th Street Northwest. A cell phone was taken.

4:17 p.m. Wednesday, 2800 block of Beltrami Avenue Northwest. An Xbox 360 and games were stolen. The loss is valued at $400.

4:42 p.m. Wednesday, Bemidji Avenue North. A possible theft and assault was reported.


11:58 a.m. Wednesday, Patterson's Menswear. A fraudulent check was received by Patterson's at Paul Bunyan Mall.

Peace disturbances

4:10 p.m. Wednesday, 2400 block of Calihan Avenue Northeast.

6:32 p.m. Wednesday, 2600 block of Delton Avenue Northwest.

9:33 p.m. Wednesday, 800 block of America Avenue Northwest.

Property damage

7:31 a.m. Wednesday, Beltrami Avenue Northwest and Fourth Street Northwest.

8:44 a.m. Wednesday, 400 block of Lincoln Avenue Southeast.

Gas drive-off thefts

8:45 a.m. Wednesday, 2400 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest.

4:44 p.m. Wednesday, 400 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Southeast.

Party complaint

11:58 p.m. Wednesday, Dewey Avenue Northeast and 10th Street Northwest.

Fire report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

11:23 a.m. Wednesday, Walnut Hall at Bemidji State University. Fire alarm, determined to be burnt food.

12:22 p.m. Wednesday, 11000 block of Birchmont Drive Northeast. Some smoke was reported coming from a residence. Determined to be caused by unattended cooking. The residence was ventilated and cleared.

3:48 p.m. Wednesday, 1100 block of Third Street South. Medical call.

Pioneer staff reports