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Police and fire report for February 19

News Bemidji,Minnesota 56619
Bemidji Pioneer
Police and fire report for February 19
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:

Traffic stop

10:04 p.m. Sunday, intersection of Park Avenue Northwest and Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. A man was arrested on several charges, including felony second-degree burglary and felony fifth-degree drug possession.

Property damage

4:48 p.m. Sunday, Norton Avenue Northwest. A tenant caused damage to their landlord’s home.


10:35 a.m. Sunday, Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. Someone drove off without paying for gas.

Sheriff’s Report

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


2:05 p.m. Sunday, Johnson Street Northwest. A cell phone was reported stolen while at a hockey game in Bemidji.

Fire Report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

6:05 a.m. Saturday, 1000 block of East Avenue. Medical call.

10:10 a.m. Saturday, 700 block of Third Street Southeast. Carbon monoxide check.

7:10 a.m. Sunday, 47000 block of U.S. Highway 71 South. Carbon monoxide check.

1:45 p.m. Sunday, 1300 block of Minnesota Avenue Northwest. A blown transformer was reported.

6:29 p.m. Sunday, 600 block of America Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

10:20 a.m. Monday, intersection of Irvine Avenue North and Maple Ridge Court Northwest. Motor vehicle accident. 

Pioneer staff reports